Reaction to the draft law of Spanish Government shutting down the Spanish Youth Council

Jan 31, 2014

On 17th January 2014, the Spanish Council of Ministers approved the draft law of Reform of the Public Administration that, based on an alleged duplicity of functions with the governmental body Spanish Youth Institute (INJUVE), formally abolishes the Spanish Youth Council (Consejo de la Juventud de España – CJE), turning a blind eye to the […]

Conference on Networking among youth workers – road to greater recognition of youth work at EU level

Certification of the Qualifications of the Youth Workers in NGOs logo

Jan 22, 2014

Youth Workers and Non Formal Education are the main drivers to promote lifelong learning processes. Such a processes ensures social and economic development of civilizations, providing the development of personal and social skills and therefore can play a key role in improving the employability and mobility, as well as on the recognition of competences gained […]

AEGEE Promotional Materials Design Contest

design Contest-01

Jan 20, 2014

AEGEE-Europe issues an international Design Contest to provide designs of the official AEGEE Promotional Materials. Concept: Contest is for a set of 4 different promotional materials which should have visual connection between each other. Such a promotional materials will be to promote AEGEE across the Europe. Format of designs: Poster – A2 size, colour 4/0 […]

Croatian referendum to introduce discrimination in their constitution

Dec 01, 2013

Croatia, the newest member of the EU, is today having a referendum that aims to modify their constitution for the first time in 22 years. The change in constitution is to include a sentence that specifies that marriage is an institution between a man and a woman. and it is a clear attack to the […]

Event Invitation: Conference on Networking among Youth Workers – road to greater Recognition of Youth Work at European level

Networking among Youth Workers - road to greater Recognition at European level

Nov 14, 2013

Considering this, some visibility events in five EU participatory countries of the project have been organized to give an answer to its goals, to create this tool properly according to the needs of the youth workers and to enhance the advocacy process inherent to the needs of the field/project. Therefore this event pretend to present […]

Call for National Stakeholders of the Pan-European Database “Certification of the Qualifications of the Youth Workers”

Certification of the Qualifications of the Youth Workers in NGOs logo

Nov 12, 2013

This pan-European database is one of the outcomes of this project. It aims to the development of a database and network consisting of contact details and basic information about youth Stakeholders throughout Europe. As well as youth workers so as to meet the demand and supply of work in all participating countries and beyond and […]

Spanish students force their Government to revert ERASMUS cuts


Nov 12, 2013

An earthquake shook during last week the Spanish society, when the ministry of Education published in the Spanish official Bulletin (BOE) the ministerial decision of cutting back the national support to the ERASMUS students from the current year on, except on the cases they had received a ministerial grant on the previous year. This measure […]

Erasmus Voting Assessment: Did Erasmus make you feel more European?

Oct 22, 2013

This new project aims at answering fundamental questions concerning active citizenship and participation in democratic processes of young students, in particular ERASMUS students. Through an in-depth survey, the project will measure the feeling of “being European” among young students and, furthermore, assess any possible existing links between “being ERASMUS student” and level of engagement in the […]

Wilfried Martens passed away

Wilfried Martens

Oct 11, 2013

AEGEE-Europe would like to pay tribute to one of it’s former patrons, Wilfried Martens, who passed away this night at the age of 77. Wilfried Martens was Prime Minister of Belgium for more then a decade, striving for its unity, but at the same time he was a passionate European. He is among the founding […]

AEGEE-Europe takes part as partners in the 14th Edition of the University on Youth and Development!

University on Youth and Development

Oct 07, 2013

We, the partners and over 200 participants, gathered in the 14th Edition of the University on Youth and Development (UYD) celebrating the European Year of Citizens: Recall the international and regional documents enhancing and promoting the exercise of democratic citizenship[i], Refer to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Covenant on Civil and Political […]