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 launch appeal to the European citizens: go vote and take part in the shaping of the future of Europe

The European elections, which will be held from 10-13th June are historic. For the first time, people from the 10 new member states who have been separated from the free part of Europe for half a century will be able to participate in these elections. Across the 25 member states around 342 million people are called to go to the polls in order to elect a new European Parliament.  "The European elections are a unique chance for the Europeans to take part in the shaping of the future of Europe.… » weiterlesen

Convention: A Human Endeavor - a documentary - a debate

  Just three and a half weeks before the EU Heads of State and Government take a final decision on the draft Constitutional Treaty produced by the European Convention, the Union of European Federalists (UEF) and Domino Productions, presented the Documentary "Convention" directed by Sergio Ghizzardi and Patrick Delfosse. More than 400 participants found their way into the European Parliament to watch this documentary and debate on the future of the Convention's draft Constitutional Treaty.     … » weiterlesen

The Prague Declaration

The participants of the international conference organized by the Union of European Federalists (UEF) in Prague on 21st to 22nd May 2004 declared in favour of the approval of the European Constitution in June.  Concerned by the negative developments in the new phase of the Intergovernmental Conference, the participants urged the governments of the member states to confirm all the democratic elements which have been introduced by the Convention to place the citizens at the heart of the new… » weiterlesen

Federalists urge IGC: Don't dilute the draft constiturion as far as democracy and effectiveness are concerned

On the occasion of the resumption of the Intergovernmental Conference (IGC) at ministerial level early this week, the Union of European Federalists (UEF) declared that those provisions of the Convention's Draft Constitution making the EU more democratic and more efficient have to be saved under any circumstances.  "For the sake of the least common denominator the Constitution is in danger of being watered down. The outcome of the IGC has to be as close to the Convention's draft as possible.… » weiterlesen

European Congress of the UEF: Jo LEINEN re-elected President - federalists call for the adoption of the constitution without veto

"European Constitution now!  Adoption without veto" was the topic of the European Congress of the Union of European Federalists which gathered about 250 delegates, observers and guests from 19 until 21 March in Genova (I).  During the solemn opening session of the Congress, the Member of the European Commission Viviane REDING said that she was optimistic that the draft European constitutional Treaty would be adopted; "as it is, it would give the Union important instruments to strengthen the… » weiterlesen

Contiuning the fight for a Federal European Consitution

The 20th Congress of the Union of European Federalists, meeting in Genoa on 19-21 March 2004,I. Welcomes the draft Constitution proposed by the European Convention at the conclusion of its work in July 2003 where the representatives of the European and national legislative and executive bodies worked together transparently and consulting the European civil society, and in particular the fact that it :1. uses the word “Constitution” as evidence of a growing awareness in Europe of a need of a… » weiterlesen

Resolution on Europe and international terrorism

The European Congress of UEF, meeting in Genoa from 19 until 21 March 2004,acknowledgingthat international terrorism is threatening Europe, as demonstrated by the horrible attacks in Istanbul and Madrid, consideringthat the phenomenon of international terrorism in Europe is one of the most evident symptoms ofthe incapability of the European Union to guarantee internal peace and security, and the development of the Mediterranean region and of the Middle East, crossroads of different… » weiterlesen

Declaration regarding the elections to the European Parliament

The European Congress of the UEF, meeting in Genoa on 19-21 March 2004,Realises that Members of the European Parliament, to be elected in June 2004, will face some crucial decisions for the future of European unity, including :· The choice of the next President of the European Commission;· The ratification of the European Constitution, if it can be agreed with the minimumfurther amendment from the draft proposed by the Convention;· The need to convene a new European Convention, no later than… » weiterlesen

Peter Ustinov, a friend of global federalism has died

The President of the Union of European Federalists, Jo Leinen, Member of the European Parliament, described the death of Peter Ustinov as a great loss for the federalist family.  Peter Ustinov was a truly global citizen and had been the president of the World Federalist Movement (WFM) since 1991. He fought with passion for a multi-lateralist approach to solving the great problems of mankind. Under Ustinov's chairmanship the WFM built a successful coalition of 4000 NGO's to achieve the… » weiterlesen

20 Years After "Spinelli's Draft Constitution" Political Europe should not go backwards

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary -14 February-, of the adoption by the European Parliament of the draft Constitutional Treaty presented by Altiero Spinelli, the Union of European Federalists reaffirms the urgency to proceed resolutely on the constituent track initiated twenty years ago.  According to UEF Secretary-General Bruno BOISSIERE : " a fundamental political act must now give concrete expression to the visionary ideas put forward at the time ; a first European Constitution… » weiterlesen