Latvian and Luxembourg EU Presidencies' and the European Commission's video contest on development cooperation

Publicated on: July 23, 2015

Please see the information regarding the contest below


Dear All, 

The Latvian and Luxembourg EU Presidencies 2015 and the European Commission
cordially invite you to participate in this year's

Shining Stars of Europe video contest on Development Cooperation: 

In a video of 150 seconds, we invite creative people
to show a fruitful example of development cooperation
benefiting all partners involved.
How can different societies help each other?

3 winning teams will win 2 000 € each
to travel and present their idea or engage in a dialogue project,
and will be invited to Luxembourg for the Closing Ceremony
of the European Year for Development on 9th December 2015.

Please find our Presentation Video here: 

as well as an official invitation attached, in English, French and German. 

Please let us know if you would be interested in participating
or if you can identify a group of people who would be happy to participate!

Deadline for participation is 30th September 2015. 

You can find more information here: 

TW: @AllShiningStars

FB: @ShiningStarsVideoContest 

EYD Presentation: 

In case you would like to further promote the initiative,
you can use the following text, together with the flyer here attached:


How can different cultures support one another?
Look at the strengths and needs of different societies

and identify opportunities for cooperation!
In a short video of 150 seconds, show us a fruitful example of development cooperation!