Jose Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission

I have noted with interest the work of the European Youth Parliament to promote dialogue and sharpen democratic awareness among young Europeans.

Jose Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Sweden

    4th Eastern Regional Session of EYP Sweden

  • Autumn National Selection Session of EYP Romania 2014

  • Azerbaijan

    3rd National Selection Conference of the EYP Azerbaijan

  • Netherlands

    Rotterdam2014 – Preliminary Rounds of EYP The Netherlands

Latest News:

The EYP office hosted a successful summit on fundraising

Fundraising summit

Between 21 and 23 November 2014, almost 30 participants from 20 countries gathered in Berlin at the International Office of the EYP to share best practices and learn more about grants and opportunities during the Fundraising Summit. They discussed the Erasmus+ programme, sustainable partnerships with sponsors, cooperation between countries and much more.

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Three new members elected to the Governing Body

Governing Body

The Governing Body is the international board of the EYP. No less than 694 alumni have cast their vote in the elections between 18 and 24 November 2014 and we are now happy to announce that Anya Suprunenko, Sophie Hall and Hans Maes are elected to the GB. They will join Jari Marjelund, Zahra Runderkamp, Magnus Hall and André Schmitz-Schwarzkopf on the 1st of January for a term of two years.

You can read more about the election results here.

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President for the International Session in Izmir selected

Ogulcan Torun

Oğulcan Torun has been selected as President of İzmir 2015, the 78th International Session of the European Youth Parliament. He produced an excellent application clearly displaying his strength of character, zeal and ability to preside a session of such magnitude.

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The International Forum “Agora on Security Kyiv” is taking place this week

Group photo of the ASK2014 Participants

ASK2014 is an International Forum organised by EYP Ukraine, gathering 150 Europeans to focus on the diversity of security perspectives within Europe. It is supported amongst others by the German Federal Foreign Office. The participants have arrived and enjoyed Teambuilding and Eurovillage on Monday, before attending Expert seminars and going into their Working Groups for the next days.

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