If you want to know about what the EU does, how it all started and how it works, or if you want to debate EU policies more in details, you’ll find plenty of inspiration here.
If you are between 14 and 18, or are a secondary school teacher interested in finding out about the European Union and what it does for you, then this publication is for you. The exercises it contains can even be 'worked' online!
This online quiz has been created for secondary school pupils to help them understand the basics about the EU. It can be played as part of a lesson or as homework. It works on computers, tablets and smartphones.
Take this quiz and find out how much you know about the history of Europe. Fly the spaceship into the right answer, making sure to avoid the meteorites!
Discover examples of how the EU makes a difference in a collection of five short films. From two siblings who invite the rest of Europe to their village, to a dancer who starts a business in the most unlikely of places, find out how the EU gives every person the power to do what they love.
How much do you really know about the euro? Take this quiz and find it out!
This webpage contains several explanatory videos and more about the euro.
Created over 25 years ago, the single market simplifies the lives of European citizens and businesses by boosting growth and creating jobs.
The guide presents basic facts about the euro. It gives a short history of the euro, its reasons for coming into existence and the benefits it offers. You will find an illustrated timeline at the end of the guide detailing the most significant events that have marked the euro's existence so far.
The European Health Insurance Card covers medical treatment in emergencies and for pre-existing conditions, while travelling through Europe.
This website provides basic information about the EU, such as its member countries, institutions, and history.
Additional information (websites):
- Policy areas of the European Union
- Your rights as a European citizen
Informative brochures (order multiple copies here):
- How the European Union works
- The European Union - Facts and figures
Discover how Europe supports films, TV series, video games, training programmes, cinemas and much more.
Science and technology touch almost every part of our daily lives. Discover in this book how the EU helps European scientists, researchers and innovators to work together.