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Deportation of a French student in Turkey as a consequence of the #Gezi protests

Jul 03, 2013

Turkey is not in the news anymore. The focus of the media shifted to more pressing events in other parts of the world, like Brazil (first because of the massive protests there, later because of a football championship). Even the new massive protests in Egypt are not on the first page of the newspapers anymore; […]

Welcome, Croatia!

Jul 01, 2013

During the last week of June we have been warming up for welcoming Croatia in the European Union: the European institutions have focused big part of their communication in introducing the new member to the rest of the club through figures, infographics and cool videos highlighting the assets of Croatia or sharing the impressions of […]

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. […]

AEGEE-Europe launches Y Vote 2014

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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 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 […]

Dear Ministers… NOW!

May 06, 2013

In September 2012, Ministers responsible for Youth from 47 Member States of the Council of Europe congregated for the Ministerial Conference in Saint Petersburg, Russia, to agree on ensuring equal access to Youth Rights for every single young person in Europe. The aim was to achieve this through the adoption of the Declaration “Young people’s […]

Reaction to the Boston Marathon terrorist attack

Apr 16, 2013

The Sports Working Group of AEGEE-Europe would like to express its deepest condolence to all those affected by the bombing at the Boston Marathon. It is hard to imagine in our times that some unscrupulous people are able to perform an action such as what happened yesterday in Boston. The Marathon of Boston is the […]

Happy birthday AEGEE

Apr 16, 2013

28 years ago, the very first EGEE conference in Paris started. Happy Birthday AEGEE-Europe! Making Europe our home since 1985.

AEGEE-Europe/European Students’ Forum fully supports the new No Hate Speech Movement Campaign of the Council of Europe

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Mar 25, 2013

Internet offers us the possibility to create, publish, distribute and consume media content fostering therefore a space of full participation, engagement and self-expression. With the development of social networks we all can participate in cyberspace in a variety of ways ranging from keeping in touch with your friends and developing new contacts to sharing content […]