JEF Malta launches its event for “This Year, Your Europe”
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JEF Malta organised a launch event for its European Parliament Elections Campaign titled “This Year, Your Europe.” It was attended by MEP Roberta Metsola, MEP Marlene Mizzi and candidates Arnold Cassola, Kevin Plumpton, Cyrus Engerer, Stefano Mallia, Kevin Cutajar, Clint Camilleri, Jonathan Shaw, Lino Bianco, Miriam Dalli, Ivan Grixti and Helga Ellul.
JEF Malta President Christopher Scicluna welcomed guests thanking MEPs and Candidates who offered JEF Malta their support and introduced the Executive Board. He unveiled the official logo for the campaign and the promotional video produced.
Vice President Cristina Cefai gave an overview of all the events that will be organised under the umbrella of this campaign namely, a Kick-Off Leaders’ Debate between Prime Minister Dr.Joseph Muscat, Opposition Leader Dr Simon Busuttil and Professor Arnold Cassola, Chairman of Alternattiva Demokratika.
Three debates and seminars will subsequently be organized concerning irregular immigration in the Mediterranean, Youth Employment and a third topic which shall be revealed later on.
The Youth Employment seminar and debate will take place at the MCAST Paola Campus as part of JEF Malta’s efforts to reach out to MCAST students too.
A series of social events were also presented including a wine night and breakfast on campus with newly-elected MEPs after the elections so as to lay the foundations of a strong working relationship between JEF Malta and the newly-elected MEPs and students on campus.
Following the presentation, questions were taken from the floor and all MEPs and candidates present expressed their whole-hearted support for the organisation and its projects. A reception sponsored by James Caterers followed.