Portaria/Greece, 17-22 July 2012
The 7th Summer University of the European Left Party and transform!europe will take place in Portaria, near the city of Volos, in the region of Thessaly in Greece, from 17 to 22 July. The first day will be organized by the EL Feminist Network (EL-FEM).
In the epicentre of the crisis, this Summer University will have the crisis as its transversal theme. The effects of the austerity measures all over Europe, the pauperisation of society, but also the big popular resistance and important mobilisations in several countries, outline what is in the page the European people are turning at this new moment in history. The slogan of the summer university will be:
In cooperation with the Greek EL member parties of Synaspismos and AKOA, the Summer University aims to gather young activists and members of parties and social movements from all over Europe, for debates on current political and social issues.
The 4 thematic axes of this year’s Summer University are:
During the workshops and the plenaries, participants will share experiences and discuss policies and initiatives for the construction of an alternative Europe.
For further information and organizational details refer to www.european-left.org.