Let's get out the vote!

WHAT MOTIVATES US?

VOTER. TURNOUT.

In EU elections, voter turnout has consistently gone done from 56.67% in 1994 to only 42.61% in 2014, with the lowest participation rates in the newer member states of Central and Eastern Europe.

Only 35% of 25-39 and 28% of 18-24 year olds took part in the 2014 elections.
Radical and extreme political movements rely on low participation to succeed.

Given the stakes, the challenges to the fundamental values that the European Union was built upon and the internal and external threats to our democracies, we believe this may be the most important election in a generation.

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Our partners

The Slow Food Youth Network is a group of young people, 18-32, who have been brought together and connected through this network and through their support of the holistic and fertile philosophy of slow food. The network reaches all over the world to youth in about 100 different countries.

From the 23rd to the 26th of May the EU parliament elections will take place. SFYN Europe wants to show the importance of the elections because the European food system heavily depends on policy makers.

Alliance4Europe is an international group of Europeans, who work to encourage citizen participation in the EU Elections.

Their goal is to mobilize 3 million Europeans who will not otherwise vote in May 2019. Alliance4Europe is a non-profit organisation (gGmbH), and has no political affiliations.