Time to Talk is a young and vibrant pan-European network of centres of debate, dedicated to stimulating discussion on the key socio-political themes of the day. Established in 2011, the network brings together debate centres from all across Europe, including non-EU states such as Turkey and Russia.
What unites Time to Talk members is a dedication to picking up where public discourse leaves off and tackling those vital questions which mainstream commentaries all too often either ignore or only superficially observe. Members of the network are committed to confronting uncomfortable issues, offering inspiring new points of view and encouraging audience participation.
The Time to Talk network’s first common cause was a debate series about the crisis in Europe (2012-2013): What’s wrong with Europe? What does the future hold for Europe? In this, our first project, we looked into the different incarnations of the economic crisis in European societies. Whereas in some parts of Europe people