On the occasion of the 34th anniversary of the death of Altiero Spinelli, we invite you to join us at a panel discussion about the legacy of the co-authors of the Ventotene Manifesto
in association with
THE WORDS OF VENTOTENE
Directed by Marco Cavallarin, Marco Mensa and Elisa Mereghetti, and produced by Ethnos, Patma.doc and Fondazione Famiglia Sarzi
followed by two panel discussions
All registered participants will receive the details onhow to join our ZOOM calll by email on Saturday morning.
The legacy of Altiero Spinelli, Ernesto Rossi and the Ventotene Manifesto
POVL CHRISTIAN HENNINGSEN
Board Member, New Europeans
Elisa is co-author of the film “The Words of Ventotene”. She directed dozens of documentaries and filmed around the globe. She is in charge of Ethnos, an award winning production company specialized in documentaries and social campaigns, producing for RAI Italian Television, international institutions, NGOs, and for the United Nations Development Program.
Antonella is a.teacher of History and Philosophy. She published a political biography of Ernesto Rossi (Un giacobino federalista.
Ernesto Rossi, pioniere degli Stati Uniti d’Europa, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2007) and his wife (Ada
Rossi, Milano, Unicopli, 2017, con Rodolfo Vittori). She is a member of the “Ernesto Rossi e Gaetano Salvemini” Foundation in Florence.
Secretary General of the Union of European Federalists (UEF) and Secretary General of The Spinelli Group, a network of federalist members of the European Parliament. A long-time campaigner for European unity and federalism, Paolo has organised and contributed to conferences, seminars, events and grass-root campaigns and actions across Europe promoting European democracy and European unity. Professionally, he works as Director Legal Affairs Europe for a global chemical multinational with European headquarters in The Netherlands.
The road to European Unity - what happens next?
New Europeans Munich
Chief Editor of 42 Magazine
Co-founder, We Belong
Jana is the co-founder and campaign manager at We Belong Europe. Since the age of 16 she has been an advocate for youth participation in national and European politics. In 2017, she was elected as a local councillor and counts as one of the youngest elected politicians in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
President, Young European Federlalists
Leonie Martin is President of the non-partisan youth organisation Young European Federalists (JEF) Europe. She hails from the cross-border region of Germany, the Netherlands, and Belgium. Martin has a master degree in European public policy and administration from Maastricht University and in International and European law from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. She has also lived in Budapest, Berlin and the Washington D.C. area.
European Youth Forum
Benjamin is a board member of the European Youth Forum.
He works part-time for the educational department of the Lower Saxony Memorials Foundation in the field of international Holocaust education.
He is currently doing his Masters in Historical and English Education at the Humboldt University Berlin.