The UK has a choice on 8 June: to vote for Theresa May and her hard Brexit or to stand up for the values we share as European citizens and liberals, which our member party in the UK, the Liberal Democrats, stands for. It is time for a LibDems fight back standing for an open, tolerant and united Britain.
On 10 April 2017, Liberals from around the world came together on the same spot at Wadham College, University of Oxford, where Liberal International was established 70 years ago this month. Today, with over 100 members across 5 continents, the liberal movement is truly global.
Bart Somers, the President of the ALDE Group in the Committee of the Regions and Mayor of Mechelen, spoke on Tuesday 18 April about migration governance from a local perspective at the International Dialogue on Migration at the United Nations HQ in New York.
At the end of March ALDE Party Individual Members launched a blog to serve as a platform to share their own opinions on European politics and society. Take a look at the new articles on the Liberal Words blog, join the network and contribute in the future!
On 28 May ALDE Party staff and friends will run the Brussels 20km to raise money for our European Women’s Academy. Help us raise more money for our annual programme training women how to be successful in elections by sponsoring the runners, and be the reason that more liberal women finish first!
ALDE Party Individual members have launched a new series aimed at highlighting how country coordinators contribute to the promotion of liberal values. This week, get to know Stanislav Zozulla, the very first country coordinator of Individual Members in Ukraine.
Over the Easter break, the ALDE Party Facebook page reached 150,000 likes on Facebook. We would like to thank you for your support and for helping us spread Liberal values across Europe. If you still don’t, make sure to follow our activities on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin and more!
Our next big event, the 2017 ALDE Party Council will take place from 2-3 June in Ljubljana, Slovenia. If you haven’t registered yet, register yourself and your delegation today and have the chance to join our debates, fringe discussions and social networking opportunities.