By Pavel

Do ERASMUS students go vote? Does the programme encourage them to become ‘good’ European citizens? We’re looking for answers…

Erasmus Program

Jul 24, 2013

The project In 2013, AEGEE, ESN and GEF partnered up and launched a new project, funded by the European Commission’s LLL programme. The aim of the project is to evaluate through scientific research across Europe whether or not participating in the European Union’s ERASMUS programme has an influence in students’ European citizenship and motivates them […]

Certification of the Qualifications of the Youth Workers in NGOs – road to greater recognition of youth work

Certification of the Qualifications of the Youth Workers in NGOs logo

Jul 09, 2013

AEGEE-Europe is glad to share with you the website of the European Project “Certification of the Qualifications of the Youth Workers in NGOs – road to greater recognition of youth work”. “The aim of the Project is the development of a process of certification by using ECVET system as an instrument, which gives youth workers […]

AEGEE-Europe denounces the attack to Youth Rights as the the Spanish Youth Council will be suppressed today

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Jun 21, 2013

Spanish version on this link AEGEE-Europe, a European student organization present in 19 Spanish cities, claims that the closure of the Spanish Youth Council aggravates the vulnerability of young people in Spain and is a violation of the Constitutional right of youth to be allowed to participate in the political, social, economic and cultural decisions. […]

Recognition of Youth workers’ competences gained in non-formal education and other youth activities led to a greater recognition of youth work!

Jun 04, 2013

Recognition of Youth workers’ competences gained in non-formal education and other youth activities led to a greater recognition of youth work! Youth for Exchange and Understanding International and AEGEE Europe, in cooperation with partners kicked off the project dedicated to the recognition of youth work. The Round Table “Certification of the competences of youth workers […]

Position on the Issue of Co-Management System for Young People within the European Institutions

Jun 04, 2013

When talking about participation it becomes apparent fairly quickly that many people have different conceptions as to what participation actually means and entails. Youth participation of young people is a priority for AEGEE, and in our understanding, it covers several aspect, from participation in political processes, to involvement in the community, volunteering and awareness of […]

AEGEE-Europe launches Y Vote 2014

YVote 2014 Project logo

Jun 03, 2013

AEGEE-Europe has launched today a new initiative oriented on increasing youth participation in the upcoming European Parliament elections 2014. The press conference took place in the European Parliament, hosted by MEP Eider Gardiazábal Rubial (S&D). The date of the next European Parliament elections may seem far away but the first step towards raising the awareness […]

AEGEE-Europe stands with it’s members in Turkey!

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Jun 01, 2013

Citizens are speaking up loud!. Let’s spread their message! In the feed below you can see every Tweet that includes #OccupyGezi. We encourage you to use this hash-tag to share also your support for Turkey, freedom and democracy! We are providing the space for it and we encourage all of you to use it and […]

AEGEE-Europe’s position on the Youth Guarantee Scheme

May 23, 2013

AEGEE-Europe welcomes all the efforts that have been undertaken by EU institutions to combat Youth Unemployment, and in particular the Youth Guarantee Scheme as well as the Youth Employment Initiative proposed by the European Council in February 2013, which allocates a budget of 6 billion Euros for the period for 2014-2020 for the combat of […]

AEGEE-Europe’s project Europe on Track wins 2013 European Charlemagne Youth Prize

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May 07, 2013

Europe on Track, was awarded first prize at the 2013 Charlemagne Youth Prize ceremony on 7 May in Aachen University. The Europe on Track project aims for a better future for European youth, to find solutions for the pressing issue of the rising rate in youth unemployment, to advocate for a sustainable future and to […]

AEGEE-Europe’s Newsletter – 2nd May

May 02, 2013

Dear AEGEEans, happy May! Finally we have reached spring and we hope that all over the Network the sun shines as brightly as for us! With this newsletter, you will receive updates on our work with the Council of Europe, the famous SU project, as well as the YO-Fest and other external opportunities for you! […]