PDU participates at IFISO Budapest

The Informal Forum of International Student Organizations (IFISO) is a platform which unites student associations through bringing them together in bi-annually organized meetings. IFISO’s spring event took place in Budapest, June 11-14 where PDU was…

Europe – The Promised Land? (full video)

On June 26th, 2015 the Project for Democratic Union held a panel discussion on the European refugee crisis featuring PDU’s CEO, Benjamin Zeeb, Larry Macauly, editor and head producer at Refugee Radio Network, and Monika Steinhauser…

Danish Elections: Embarking on an Eurosceptic Course

Thorning-Schmidt’s centre-left coalition will be succeeded by the Danish centre-right group after Thursday’s elections. By Amelie Buchwald

Muddling through won’t solve Europe’s problems

In the World Commerce Review the PDU’s CEO, Benjamin Zeeb, writes about why we have to attempt the impossible to overcome the European crisis. You can read the article here.     Image ‘Ukraine Sepratists…

Just like Hollywood – A True Story (in German)

In this Interview for Sueddeutsche Zeitung, PDU’s President, Brendan Simms, recounts the amazing true story of how 400 Germans helped win the Battle of Waterloo. You can read the interview here. (in German) Image ‘Waterloo…

PDU Study: The rise of populist and extremist parties in the EU: The case of Hungary and Austria

This study explores the rise of right-wing political movements in Hungary and Austria and elaborates on the tools at Europe’s disposal to tackle these issues.

The most pro-European “Όχι” Greeks ever had to say

The citizens of Greece should have the right to say “Yes” to European solidarity, or “No” to unreasonable austerity, which is only unreasonable because it has proven to be disastrous. But first and foremost, they should have…

Μην μας αφήνετε! – Vote Yes! (in Greek and in English)

Today Greeks hold in their hands not only the fate of a nation, but also the future of the fragile project of European unification. A Yes will mean more years of crushing austerity and external…

PDU panel

European Congress of Local Governments

The PDU was a partner organisation of this year’s European Congress of Local Governments in May in Krakow, Poland, organising a panel on regional political movements which was chaired by our Deputy Chairman Daniel Schade.

PDU Deputy Editor wins European Commission essay competition

James Bartholomeusz has been chosen as the UK winner of an EU essay competition on the future of enlargement.