« Antidemocratic and xenophobic forces of Europe have always been attracted by the European unity dream, the mystic of the imperial Rome»
(FB - 1998)
" Being a citizen is a voluntary act "
(FB - 2009)
"Thinking about the future only makes sense if it is aimed at improving one’s thinking about the present and about the trends at work"
(FB - 1998)
"The European project is not a dream, but a hope. It is rooted in rationality, which is not the case with dreams. We Europeans have seen our dreams end in nightmares too often not to be suspicious."
(FB - 2005)
"The strength of a network is judged at the information level of the weakest link, or more precisely the link furthest from the centre of the network."
(FB - 2004)
"Europe's destiny is escaping the two "Greats" and it will come knocking on the door of the Europeans."
(FB - 1989)
"The history of Europe is a bit like a multifaceted diamond. Everyone sees the same diamond... but no one sees exactly the same facets."
(FB - E-storia project, 2004)
"Let us dare the future as the founding fathers of Europe did"
(FB - "From EU to Euroland", 2001)
"The European citizenship can not be decreed. The European citizen can only be born..."
(FB - 1992)
"Every state is a minority in the EU. In any case, let’s not forget that if all our states went into building the EU it is because they all felt too small to face alone both their future and the rest of the world."
(FB - 2003)
"From a single (EU) Currency to a single (EU) Citizenship. The euro is only an instrument."
(FB - 1997)
"An empire is always providing platforms where conflicts and wars prolife­rate... an empire needs enemies, whilst a Community requires partners."
(FB - 1992)
"Europe’s history has taught us that dreams and nightmares are the two faces of the same coin"
(FB - “Europe is Peace” 2006)
"Everybody wants to have a successful enlargement whereas it is a successful enlarged EU which is important."
(FB - 2002)
"It is clear that the existing national political parties can not serve two masters: national and European."
(FB - IDE, 1989)
"It takes teamwork to make Europe move forward."
(FB - 2005)
"There is nothing like one European. The European is a team of Europeans... the only way we can imagine a European, it is a team of people from different countries, not a single man or woman."
(FB - Enschede (NL) 2012)
"On the horizon with a heaven of freedom and a land of responsibility, this is perhaps the soul of Europe."
(FB - 1992)
"The future challenge for the European project is not about Europe anymore, it is about the Europeans."
(FB - 2005)
"The more Brussels speaks English, the less Brussels understands the Europeans"
(FB - 2004)
"Occupy the Future of Europe!"
("What do YOU want as a future for AEGEE?" Franck Biancheri at the 2012 Agora in Enschede)
"To combine new technologies and democratic principles to succeed in the entry of European integration in the 21st century or e-democracy at the service of Euro-democracy"
(FB - EUSV, 2001)
"In the years 00 of the 21st century, democratization can only take place in the perspective of the democratic election of a European executive that remains to be invented."
(FB - EUSV, 2001)
"We must build the European Community, otherwise Europe will soon be culturally Americanised, politically Finlandised and technologically Japanised"
EGEE I, 1984

The AAFB shares important highlights of its 2016 calendar!L’AAFB vous informe des évènements marquants de son calendrier 2016!

The Association des Amis de Franck Biancheri is glad to share with you some important highlights of its 2016 calendar.

  Euro-BRICS Public Conference logo-eubrics-youth-petit

First of all, we are glad to inform you about the organization of a public conference at the Embassy of India in Paris on the 30th of April to discuss the following topic:

« Instrumentality of the Euro-BRICS bridging in addressing the challenges of the multipolar»

Full programme of the conference to discover here

You are kindly invited to attend this event, which takes place in the framework of the launching of India’s BRICS presidency and on the occasion of the Euro-BRICS Week in Paris organized by LEAP.


  General Assembly clip-art-réunion-de-travail

The day after the conference, on the 1st of May at 11am, the AAFB will gather its voting members during its Spring General Assembly. At this occasion, the members will take stock of recent months and will discuss strategies and AAFB’s future directions.


  Membership Campaign

Finally, we take advantage of this mail to inform you of the launching of the 2016/2017 membership campaign.economie-croissance

On this occasion we ask our members to be so kind to renew their annual membership that expires soon. The fee is 15 euros minimum for supporters of AAFB[1] and 100 euros for funder or donator members (maybe more…)

You will find here all the necessary information to renew your membership

Sustainability of the organization and the work is based solely on resources from contributions and donations from our members and partners. We count on you, your commitment and loyalty to Franck Biancheri to support the activities of the organization, to ensure the transmission of the legacy he has left us for the future generations.

With our greatest thanks,

The Association des Amis de Franck Biancheri

[1] Please note that according with the statutes supporters can take part but are not entitled to vote at the Agora.

L’association des Amis de Franck Biancheri est heureuse de partager avec vous plusieurs évènements marquants de son calendrier 2016.

Conférence publique logo-eubrics-youth-petitEuro-BRICS

Tout d’abord, nous sommes fiers de vous informer de la tenue d’une conférence publique à l’Ambassade d’Inde à Paris le 30 avril prochain sur le thème de :

« La Plateforme Euro-BRICS : un outils puissant pour relever les défis du monde multipolaire. »

Programme complet de la conférence à retrouver ici.

Vous êtes cordialement invités à venir assister à cet évènement, qui s’inscrit dans le cadre du lancement de la présidence Indienne BRICS et à l’occasion de la Semaine Euro-BRICS à Paris (Euro-BRICS Week in Paris) organisée par LEAP.


 ∴ Assemblée Générale  clip-art-réunion-de-travail

Le lendemain de cet évènement, le 1er mai à 11h, l’AAFB rassemblera ses membres votants à l’occasion de son Assemblée Générale de printemps, pour faire le point sur ces derniers mois et discuter des stratégies et orientations futures de l’AAFB.


Campagne de cotisation

Enfin, nous profitons de ce courrier pour vous informer du lancement de la campagne de cotisations 2016/2017.economie-croissance

A cette occasion nous demandons à nos adhérents de bien vouloir renouveler leur adhésion annuelle qui vient à échéance. Cette cotisation est de 15 euros au minimum pour les membres sympathisants de l’AAFB[1] et de 100 euros pour les membres donateurs (ou plus si affinités…).

Vous trouverez ici toutes les informations pour le règlement de votre cotisation.

Nous espérons pouvoir continuer de compter sur vous, votre engagement et votre fidélité pour supporter les activités de l’association et assurer la transmission de l’héritage qu’il nous a légué ainsi qu’aux générations futures.

Avec tous nos remerciements et sincères amitiés,

L’association des Amis de Franck Biancheri

[1]Conformément aux statuts les membres sympathisants peuvent participer à l’Agora, mais n’ont pas de droit de vote.