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December 3, 2015 News

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MEPs vote to make the ECI easier to use, but leave it toothless

October 29, 2015 News

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Amended open letter from ECI organisers to the European Parliament Re: EP Report 2014/2257 (Schöpflin/AFCO report on the ECI)

October 28, 2015 News

Dear President Schulz and Members of European Parliament, You will soon vote on EP Report…

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23 ECI CAMPAIGNS URGE MEPS TO ACCEPT ECI REPORT — WITHOUT AMENDMENT Last-minute amendment lets Commission continue to ignore successful ECIs.

October 27, 2015 News

Press Release by The ECI Campaign, 27 October 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 23 ECI CAMPAIGNS…

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Open letter from ECI organisers to the European Parliament

October 27, 2015 News

— Dear President Schulz and Members of European Parliament, The fate of the European Citizens’…

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AN ECI THAT WORKS!

OUR REFORM PROPOSALS TO ENSURE THAT THE ECI WORKS FOR ALL EU CITIZENS

ECI for all

Ensure that all EU citizens can support an ECI – wherever they live.

Data requirements

Reduce and harmonise personal data requirements across member states.

ID requirements

Eliminate ID number requirements.

>16 supporters

Lower the age of ECI support to 16.

Online Collection System

Redesign the online signature collection system (OCS).

E-mail addresses

Collect e-mail address within the main ECI support form.

18 MONTHS

Lengthen the signature collection time to 18 months.

CAMPAIGN START DATE

Give ECI campaigns time to prepare: let them choose their launch date.

SUPPORT INFRASTRUCTURE

Provide a support infrastructure for ECIs with legal advice, translation and funding.

LEGAL STATUS

Provide an EU legal status for ECI citizens’ committees.

Legal adminissibility

Modify the first legal admissibility check.

Awareness

Increase public and media awareness of the ECI.

European Citizens' Initiative in numbers

52

Sumbitted

5

Open

27

Closed

20

Rejected

ABOUT THE ECI CAMPAIGN

The ECI Campaign

The ECI Campaign is an organization exclusively working for the successful introduction and implementation of the European Citizens’ Initiative right – the world’s first tool of participatory, transnational and digital democracy. We are independent, neutral in policy, non-profit and non-EU financed. Our work is carried by the invaluable input of volunteers, like-minded partners, donors and a small coordination team.

Fully independent

Focused only on the ECI

Organised by citizens

Non-profit


CONTACT US

INTERESTED IN THE EUROPEAN CITIZENS' INITIATIVE? DROP US A LINE!

The ECI Campaign
Georg-Elser-Str. 19
D-79100 Freiburg

+49-761-48806364
contact [at] citizens-intiative.eu

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CONTACT DIRECTLY MEMBERS OF OUR TEAM

Carsten Berg
General Coordinator
+49-761-488-063-64
berg [at] citizens-initiative.eu

Paweł Głogowski
Project Manager
+48-782-784-684
pawel [at] citizens-initiative.eu

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