A few lessons from the European Digital Advocacy Summit

@marcoRecorder Digital advocacy is assuming an increasingly important role in Brussels. What’s working to engage European policymakers? Can social media platforms help you find other advocates? Which tools work best? These were some of the questions addressed at the latest European Digital Advocacy Summit in Brussels, organised by the Public Affairs Council. At the event, … Continue reading A few lessons from the European Digital Advocacy Summit

Wake me up when Movember ends

Follow @marcoRecorder "Wake me up when Movember ends." I guess this is the song of my first Movember experience. When I started, I wasn't sure about what my contribution should be in this campaign. So, I played it easy and decided to stick to what I know best and exploit my digital campaigning skills to … Continue reading Wake me up when Movember ends

Niente confini per la palla ovale: L’Associazione Terzo Tempo sbarca a Bruxelles

Pubblicato su Jamais Vu Blog Quando si tratta di esprimere solidarietà, unione e fratellanza, la comunità rugbystica non si tira mai indietro neanche quando si tratta di varcare confini. I Brussels Barbarians Rugby Club, uno storico gruppo della palla ovale Belga sono diventati ambasciatori dell'Associazione Terzo Tempo con Lorenzo di Fidenza, un' associazione senza scopo … Continue reading Niente confini per la palla ovale: L’Associazione Terzo Tempo sbarca a Bruxelles

Weird conversations after a rugby game in Belgium

I owe a lot to Belgium. I came here as an Erasmus student in 2007 at the Universiteit Antwerpen where I first discovered the culture, the customs and the issues of this country. I even wrote my thesis about the Belgian federal system and its recent history and still I believe I'm in a sort … Continue reading Weird conversations after a rugby game in Belgium

Mussels, fries… and oval balls

A version of this article was originally published in Cafébabel Belgian rugby entered new ground last 20th October when London Saracens played Racing Metro Paris in a Heinken Cup game at the Roi Baudoin Stadium in Brussels. The game (ended 30-13 for the London-based team) was designed to spread interest in the game and enhance … Continue reading Mussels, fries… and oval balls