On the 25th of June, a Street Event and an International Seminar were organized in Porto, to celebrate the first direct elections to the European Parliament, in 1979, an event that united the citizens of the then European Community.

International workshop to mark the first direct EP elections in 1979. The significant step for UNITY was discussed on the ground of 1979’EP Elections and the changes that the elections brought to the Union and to the citizens, tendencies and trends of the voters’ participation during the years will be explored as well as the “informed” voter. The special spirit of participation was explored within the models of encouraging youth in public life, based on the electoral EP history.



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