inside cafébabel

  • Pitch your video ideas to Cafébabel!

    By on Sept. 13, 2017

    As you’ve probably seen, we’re trying to improve our YouTube channel and our video content. The best way to do that is for you to pitch your video idea here. 

  • cafébabel, refreshed and rebooted

    By on June 5, 2015

    Since launching on July 1st, 2013, cafébabel needed a little cleanup. So after two years of daily reflections that have consumed two graphic designers - Pierre and Adrien - we are proud to present an oxygenated version of your favorite European magazine. Breath it in.

  • Babel international members have elected a new board

    By on March 31, 2014

    We are pleased to announce that Babel International members have elected their new Board at the association's Ex­tra­or­di­nary Gen­eral As­sem­bly last week end in Niza.

    Composed of 4 Bureau members and 3 Steering Committee advisors, the new team aims to provide adequate representation our European network and the appropriate mix of skills to meet strategic goals of the association. 

  • Video: 'Making of' cafebabel.com 'Babel Ackademy' Istanbul 2010

    By on Nov. 22, 2010
    Every two years cafebabel.com mutters what the heck, let's break out of this virtual world and actually *hang out* with our collaborators. Thanks to some kind project funding are able to invite High Representatives of cafebabel.com local teams, writers and even a photographer to our 'summer ackademies'.
  • On the road to Warsaw

    By on June 22, 2010
    Last week-end, our German editor, Katharina Kloss, travelled to Warsaw. Thjs trip was part of our Euro Crisis on the Ground program some of you might have heard about. Every month, one cafebabel.com editor gathers a team of 4 journalists and a photographer to discover a new european city and publish a package of articles in the magazine. Among the cities, there were Paris, Vienna, Berlin...
  • Adriano Farano: “Ciao cafebabel”

    By on May 14, 2010
    Dear Babelians, I would like to inform you that I no longer work for cafebabel.com.After nine years with you, it’s time for me to turn the page of the wonderful story we’ve been writing together.
  • Streets of Europe – Call for Photos

    By on Dec. 22, 2008
    Maybe you have already had a look on the ‘Streets of Europe’ blog which I took over and reactivated in October. Fabien (from Babel Auvergne) and I would like to vitalize it with your contribution. This babelblog is ‘devoted’ to European streets, features that make the streets alive, characteristics that let us remember and we want to keep them on pictures.
  • New year 2009: make a will!

    By on Dec. 5, 2008
    To hail in 2009 on 1 January, cafebabel.com is gathering your wishes. Whether you are student or already on the job market, a true European or a true eurosceptic, traveller or stay-in kind of person, activist or ‘passivist’, share your good resolutions with us and let us know what your wishes are! Be original. Be funny! Be no longer than 500 signs (characters with spaces included!
  • In three words:who still dreams about Europe?

    By on Sept. 17, 2008
    Cafebabel.com is preparing a special edition about Europe: is it still a utopia? Institutions seem ever-distant and far away from the reality of daily life... Through crossing borders, communication, helping each other... what is a better future for a whole continent and its people? Write to Jane at redaction@cafebabel.com, and define what Europe means to you!
  • cafebabel.com is hiring!

    By on June 18, 2008
    In line with the development of our website cafebabel.com, we are looking for a: Community editor, based in Paris and a Polish editor, based in WarsawPlease click on each link in order to download the job offers.