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Press release

23rd August 2022

Member of the European Parliament, Karen Melchior, is participating in Political Festival of Europe

Held for the first time from 25 to 28 August 2022 in Mariager, Northern Denmark, Political Festival of Europe is a platform and space where visitors from all over Europe will have the opportunity to help shape European democracy and its future. Here, citizens gather with politicians and decision-makers from across the continent for exciting debates and talks, while also experiencing the rich and diverse cultures of Europe.

Member of the European Parliament Karen Melchior is one of the many Danish MEPs joining Political Festival of Europe. She will be participating in debates on issues such as the technical sovereignty of the EU as well as on the geographical as well as cultural integration to the EU.

Karen Melchior was one of the first MEPs to announce her participation in the Festival, and she has been a great supporter of the initiative since its beginning. We are happy to have her, and we look forward to her participation in the debates,

says Jan Bertelsen, CEO for Political Festival of Europe. Tweet

Political Festival of Europe is an annual democracy festival that serves as a platform for democratic dialogue about the most pressing issues on the European agenda. In addition to political events, the Festival is also a place of festivities that celebrates the rich and diverse culture and heritage of Europe.

Explore the programme here and follow the Festival’s progress and news on the different social media channels and through the monthly newsletter.

Torben Nørgaard – Media Coordinator, PFoE – +45 22 14 23 53

Stephanie Höglund – Communications Manager, PFoE – +45 31 41 24 29

Karen Melchior’s Office – karen.melchior-office@europarl.europa.eu

Pressemeddelelse

23. august 2022

Europaparlamentariker, Karen Melchior, deltager pĂĄ Political Festival of Europe

Political Festival of Europe – ”Det Europæiske Folkemøde” – afholdes for første gang den 25.-28. august 2022 i Mariager. Folkemødet er det sted, hvor de mange besøgende fra hele Europa får lejlighed til at forme Europæisk demokrati og dets fremtid. Til august samles borgere sammen med politikere og beslutningstagere fra hele kontinentet til spændende debatter og samtaler. Udover de politiske events, kan besøgende også opleve Europas rige og mangfoldige kulturer.

Europaparlamentarikeren Karen Melchior er en af de mange danske europaparlamentarikere, der deltager på Political Festival of Europe. Hun deltager i debatter om emner såsom EUs teknologiske suverænitet og om geografisk og kulturel integration i EU.

Karen Melchior var en af de første europaparlamentarikere, der annoncerede sin deltagelse på Festivalen, og hun har været en stor støtte af initiativet siden dets begyndelse. Vi er glade for at have hende her, og vi ser meget frem til hendes deltagelse på debatterne,

siger Jan Bertelsen, CEO for Political Festival of Europe. Tweet

Political Festival of Europe/Det Europæiske Folkemøde er en årlig festival, der fejrer demokratiet og er platform for den demokratiske samtale. På festivalen vil vi diskutere de mest presserende emner på den europæiske dagsorden. Udover de mange politiske events vil festivalen være et sted, hvor deltagerne kan opleve musik, kultur, mad og drikke fra hele Europa.

Se programmet her, og følg med i Folkemødets udvikling og nyheder på sociale medier og i det månedlige nyhedsbrev.

Torben Nørgaard – Medie Koordinator, PFoE – +45 22 14 23 53

Stephanie Höglund – Kommunikationsansvarlig, PFoE – +45 31 41 24 29

Karen Melchiors Kontor – karen.melchior-office@europarl.europa.eu

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