By Pavel

Open call for project team – Y VOTE 2014

Mar 15, 2013

Dear AEGEE members, In May/June 2014 the European Parliament elections will take place all over the EU, and AEGEE has been preparing a project on the topic. Following the way created by one of our most successful projects in the recent years, we will have Y Vote again as name (as it is still remembered […]

AEGEE-Europe’s Newsletter – 4th March

Mar 04, 2013

Dear AEGEEans, after closing an inspiring and productive European Boards’ Meeting in Valletta, we are now processing the results and you will find them in the next Newsletter. Meanwhile, you can find in this edition updates about the Health4Youth Project, Summer Universities, and Europe on Track among others. You also can find the possibility of […]

Europe on Track wins the National Youth competition in Spain


Mar 04, 2013

On 4th of March 2013, Comité Directeur received a call from the Spanish Youth Institute, part of the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs of Spain, informing us that the Europe on Track project has been selected as Spanish Contester of the EU Charlemagne Youth Prize, and will be participating in the Charlemagne finals in […]

TUNZA: Youth goes for Sustainability


Feb 21, 2013

The UNEP (United Nations Environment Program) TUNZA International Youth Conferencetook place 10-14th February in Nairobi (Kenya), and it provided a platform for over 300 young people from 100 countries to come together to exchange information, best practices and most importantly, learn from each other. Participating in the TUNZA International Youth Conference allowed AEGEE to realize […]

Health4Youth Project: AEGEE-Europe launches a Europe-wide project about healthy lifestyle for students


Feb 20, 2013

Is health a priority for students? What are the different opinions on health across Europe? How can we ensure that young Europeans receive proper knowledge on health topics? These are some of the main questions to be addressed and tackled by AEGEE-Europe’s new initiative: The Health4Youth project. “The Health4Youth project touches an important field in […]

AEGEE-Europe’s Newsletter – 15th February

Feb 15, 2013

Dear AEGEEans, Welcome to the February edition of AEGEE-Europe’s newsletter. The new month has brought a big change to the association: AEGEE has moved its headoffice to a new location in Brussels. Official launch of AEGEE’s Social Responsibility Fund is also connected with this month. Among other news, in this month’s edition of the newsletter, you will find AEGEE’s positions on the Communication […]

AEGEE-Europe’s Position on the Communication of the European Commission “Rethinking Education: Investing in skills for better socio-economic outcomes”

Position AEGEE-Europe on Rethinking Education

Feb 13, 2013

AEGEE welcomes the initiative of the European Commission inviting the Member States, the European Parliament, the European Council, the European Economic and Social Committee, and the Committee of the Regions, to reform the structure of the Educational Systems in Europe. We agree that the current education model is outdated and does not match a society […]

What kind of Europe do we want for 2014-2020?


Feb 12, 2013

AEGEE-Europe sadly acknowledges the poor outcome of the summit of the Council of the European Union on 7th and 8th of February, where the European Union’s heads of states agreed upon the European Union’s Multiannual Financial Framework 2014-2020. An agreement was reached which satisfies rather those EU members’ states which prefer to keep the European […]

Young Enterprises, Young Entrepreneurs – European Commission “Entrepreneurship 2020 Action Plan”

Antonio Tajani, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship gives a press conference on Entrepreneurship Action Plan.

Feb 11, 2013

AEGEE-Europe warmly welcomes the “Entrepreneurship 2020 Action Plan” published by the European Commission earlier this month. As an organisation striving to provide young people with the necessary tools to take their future into their own hands, and concerned by the dangerously high levels of especially youth unemployment throughout the continent, AEGEE-Europe strongly supports the Commission’s […]

Erasmus: You really cannot vote!


Jan 23, 2013

Italian Erasmus students and young people abroad for the General Election 2013: the final decision of the Consiglio dei Ministri and the surprising reaction of the Italian Erasmus students. The Council of Ministers held yesterday a meeting with a deep evaluation about the institution of the vote for the Italian General Election 2013 while being abroad […]