Under the global aim of contributing to the understanding about the European Union and of promoting civic participation, the programme contributes to strengthen remembrance and enhances capacity for civic participation at the Union level.
Raise awareness on remembrance, the Union's history, identity and aim by stimulating debate, reflection and networking; encourage democratic and civic participation of citizens at European Union level, by developing citizens understanding of the Union policy making-process and promoting opportunities for societal engagement and volunteering at Union level.
Stakeholders promoting European integration, in particular local authorities and organisations, European public policy research organisations (think-tanks), citizens groups and other civil society organisations, and educational and research institutions.
Member States; acceding countries, candidate countries and potential candidates; EFTA countries.
Town Twinning - 50%, Civil society organisations
Civil society organisations for European remembrance (strand 1) 70%
Civil society organisations working at European level (strand 2) 70%
European public policy research organisations (think tanks) (strand 1 and 2) 70%
Platforms of pan-European organisations (strand 2) 90%
Action grants awarded to Europe for Citizens Contact Points in Member States and participating countries (ECP) without a call for proposals 50%