Die Europa-Union Deutschland ist in ein europaweites Netzwerk von europäischen föderalistischen Organisationen eingebunden. Die  Dachorganisation der europäischen Föderalisten ist die Union Europäischer Föderalisten (Union des Fédéralistes Européens/Union of European Federalists), kurz U.E.F., mit Sitz in Brüssel. >>weiterlesen

Präsident: Sandro Gozi

Generalsekretärin (interim): Anna Echterhoff

Vorstandsmitglieder (aus Deutschland): Wolfgang Wettach

Das Europäische Sekretariat ist zu erreichen unter:
Rue d'Arlon 53
1000 Bruxelles

Tel:  +32-2-508 30 30
Fax: +32-2-626 95 01

E-mail:  secretariat(at)federalists(dot)eu
Internet: www.federalists.eu

Aktuelle Meldungen der UEF

European Federalists urge the Commission: Don't waste more time, inform citizens about the European Constitution

The Bureau of the Union of European Federalists considers the results of the recent Eurobarometer survey revealing a high level of ignorance among Europeans about the European Constitution to be more than worrying in regard of the upcoming national referendums in about ten member states.    A third of the Europeans stated that they had never heard about the Constitution. Only 11 percent think that they broadly know its contents. And in some member states such as the United Kingdom - which is… » weiterlesen

The EU and the Reform of the UN

On 2 December, 2004 the high-level panel on the reform of the UN reported to Kofi Annan. One day before the official publication of this report, on 1st of December 2004, UEF organised the public debate "The EU and the Reform of the UN" which was attended by over 170 participants. Bruno Boissière, Secretary-General of UEF, chaired the debate. » weiterlesen

International seminar: The prospects of federalism in an enlarged

On November 21-23, 2003, around 50 participants - UEF, JEF and other participants from around 15 different European countries) had the opportunity to enjoy Sofia, not only beautiful weather and the wonderful food UEF and JEF Bulgaria had organised, but also, and first and foremost, to learn about and discuss the issues that were debated during the two days in the non-militant surroundings of the Sofia Military Club. » weiterlesen

Resolution on European Political Parties

According to the article I —  46, PART VI, of the E.U. Constitutional Treaty: “Political parties at European level contribute to forming European political awareness and expressing the will of the citizens.”  UEF and JEF  EUROPE: Taking into account that:  - The  current  condition  in  the  political  structure  of  the  European  parties  cannot realistically promote European awareness  - European political parties are actually coalitions of national parties without clearly defined political… » weiterlesen

Campaigning in favour of the European Constitution

Resolution adopted by UEF Federal Committee meeting in Brussels, November 20-21, 2004The Union of European Federalists,A. Assessment of the Constitution adopted by the Heads of States and Governments1.   Welcomes that the Heads of States and Governments of the 25 member states have come to an agreement on the European Constitution at their summit in June 2004;2.   Underlines  that the adoption of this Constitution  is an act of great political importance and a symbol towards the political unity… » weiterlesen

On a single seat for the European Union in UN Security-Council

Currently,  the  United  Nations  debate  a  reform  of  the  Security  Council.  Taking  into account  the insufficiencies and inefficiencies of the current system, UEF  together with JEF strongly  believe  that  a  reform  is  necessary.  The  United  Nations  have  to  play  a  greater role  in  dealing  with  international  security  issues  and  in  implementing  the  rule  of international  law.  1n  this  respect,  the  Security  Council  as  the  central  organ  has  to  be more… » weiterlesen

Café Babel Conference "Is European Federalism Dead? - The Eurogeneration and Europe's Decision Makers Face to Face

On 10 November 2004 in Brussels, the on-line European current affairs magazine Café Babel organised a day of debate "Is European Federalism Dead?" in collaboration with UEF & JEF. It aimed at putting European federalism to the test to see what it could bring to a Europe currently lacking a political project. » weiterlesen

European Federalists call for joint efforts to conclude ratification process successfully - Revision of the new Constitution no later than 2008

The Union of European Federalists welcomes today's signing of the European Constitution in Rome. "This is an act of great political importance. And it is a symbol towards the political unity of Europe - something the European Federalists have been struggling for since the end of the 2nd World War", declared Jo Leinen, President of UEF and Chairman of the Constitutional Affairs Committee of the European Parliament.  The citizens rightly ask for a European Union that is democratic, transparent… » weiterlesen

WFM Annual Council Meeting

On 23-24 October 2004, the Annual Council meeting of the World Federalist Movement took place in The Hague and brought together around 50 delegates from WFM member and associated organisations. UEF was represented by Bruno BOISSIERE, Secretary-General, and Maya AUGUSTYN, Member of the UEF Bureau. » weiterlesen

UEF becomes member organisation of world federalist movement, European federalists demand EU seat at UN

The application of Union of European Federalists (UEF) to become a Member Organisation of World federalist Movement (WFM) has been unanimously approved by the Council of World Federalist Movement meeting on 22-23.  October 2004 in The Hague. On this occasion, the Bureau of UEF declared its support for an EU seat in the United Nations Security Council.  For the UEF Bureau, the German Government’s bid to win a permanent seat in the UN Security Council would risk dividing Europe into… » weiterlesen