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WHAT ARE YOUR CORE DRIVES IN YOUR EVERYDAY WORK?
When you learn something new, it does not only add to your knowledge. It also helps you to understand better what you had learnt before. This “dividend of knowledge” is very rewarding. Things add up and parts of the puzzle come together. A better understanding of our world and society is not enough to improve them, but it certainly doesn’t harm either.
WHAT KIND OF CHANGE WOULD YOU LIKE TO BRING YOUR LOCAL& GLOBAL/REGIONAL LEVEL?
A change of mind: The goal should be solving a problem or improving a situation rather than victory.
WHAT INSPIRED YOU THE MOST ABOUT BEING A PART OF YAGE AND DURING THE YAGE EVENTS?
The dedication of every participant to their vision, projects and ideas.
WHICH IDEA OF GREATER EUROPE DO YOU ENVISION IN THE FUTURE?
Great can refer to the geographic borders, but also to our horizon of thought and community. Europe offers a stunning diversity in many regards. If we manage to convince people from all backgrounds to contribute their abilities to a common and shared future, the Europe of the 21st century will be able to inspire following generations.
WHICH STRATEGIES COULD BE USED BY YOUNG PEOPLE TO INFLUENCE THE DECISION-MAKING IN INTERNATIONAL BODIES?
Young people need to be actively involved in NGOs and associations and dedicate time, for that is what they can invest as long as older generations hold the wealth.