The Europe Direct Information Centers are present throughout the European Union.
The European Commission itself wanted them as an intermediaries between the European Union and its citizens.
The Europe Direct activities in Venice are all free and open to citizens and are divided into 3 categories:
- INFORMATION DESK: To bring citizens closer to the European Union with a help desk where they can find information, advice and assistance about: legislation, opportunities, funding, institutions and community programs.
- TEACHING ACTIVITIES: Planning educational activities in schools, adapted to every level and degree.
- EVENTS ORGANIZATION: Promote public debate on topics related to the European Union through the organization of initiatives such as seminars, conferences, cultural events.
Watch the video presentation of the European Direct network (duration 4:59)
Every year Europe Direct focuses on transversal themes of general importance:
List of the Europe Direct activities in the City of Venice: