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Spanish students force their Government to revert ERASMUS cuts

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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

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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!

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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 […]

European Youth Calls the Council of Europe to Protect their Rights Now

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Oct 01, 2013

AEGEE-Europe, together with 10 youth organizations from all over Europe, has launched the campaign YouthRights.NOW for the recognition of specific rights for youth. These youth rights include education and training, employment, housing, health and the right to a healthy environment, participation, sexual and reproductive health, culture and sport, non-discrimination, as wells as proper information on […]

AEGEE-Europe Launches the “Y Vote 2014” Campaign to Engage First Time Voters in the Elections to the European Parliament of May 2014.

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Sep 21, 2013

AEGEE-Europe will focus a big part of the activities of its 13000 members in a broad campaign to engage students, young citizens and all first time voters in the campaign for the European Parliament Elections of May 2014. This campaign is launched now with a convention called “Ignite the spark of youth” hosted by AEGEE-Valladolid, […]

Health4Youth by AEGEE-Europe and iValueHealth.NET partner to promote healthy lifestyle among European Youth

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Jul 30, 2013

First collaboration between Health Social Network and Youth Community promises to enhance health education and healthy lifestyle among European Youth. Health4Youth by AEGEE-Europe, an initiative meant to educate and support European youth in making healthy choices and iValueHealth.NET, leading European health social network announce a strategic partnership to increase health awareness among young people, provide […]

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

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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

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 […]

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

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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 […]