TAKE THE #BEACTIVE CHALLENGE
Jul20

TAKE THE #BEACTIVE CHALLENGE

Take a picture of you running, jumping, skipping and win ! The Challenge is open from 5 July June until 23 September. In order to participate entrants will have to: – sign up for the Challenge, – engage in sport or physical activity, – take a picture or video of themselves engaged in each of their activities (make sure that it is public), – post at least one picture or a video, using hashtag #BeActive, on...

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EUROPEAN YOUTH MEDIA DAYS 2017 – 10TH ANNIVERSARY
Jul20

EUROPEAN YOUTH MEDIA DAYS 2017 – 10TH ANNIVERSARY

The European Youth Press – Network of Young Media Makers, invites applicants to become one of the 90 young journalists, aged between 18 and 30, who will report from the European Parliament in Brussels, in the framework of European Youth Media Days (EYMD) 2017 taking place from 16th to 18th October 2017. This year’s edition will focus on the topics of media literacy and rise of populism. They will be addressed in workshops with...

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DIGITAL CREATIVITY IMPROVING SOCIETY: YOUR IDEAS SHAPE EUROPE’S FUTURE!
Jul20

DIGITAL CREATIVITY IMPROVING SOCIETY: YOUR IDEAS SHAPE EUROPE’S FUTURE!

The European Youth Award is a pan-European contest for young people, start-ups and social entrepreneurs (under the age of 33) creating digital projects (e.g. websites, online campaigns, mobile or web apps, interactive installations, IoT) with impact on society. Submit your project in one of the following eight categories reflecting Council of Europe and EU strategy Europe 2020 goals, as well as the UN Sustainable Development Goals...

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Apply and help promote peace      European Regional Consultation, Brussels, Belgium
Jul18

Apply and help promote peace European Regional Consultation, Brussels, Belgium

25-27 September 2017 Young people between the age of 15 and 29, active, enthusiastic and invested in promoting peace and security across the European Union, the countries of the European Free Trade Association and the Western Balkans, are invited to join the European Regional Consultation taking place in Brussels, Belgium, from 25th to 27th September 2017 to help discuss the role of youth in sustaining peace in their communities and...

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Photography competition ‘NATURE@work
Jul18

Photography competition ‘NATURE@work

What does nature mean to you? The European Environment Agency (EEA) is organising a photography competition ‘NATURE@work’, which invites European citizens to capture how nature benefits them. Participants should be aged between 18 and 24 (born between calendar years 1993 and 1999) and be citizens of the EEA member countries and West Balkan cooperating countries. They will have to submit up to five photos, supported by a short text...

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4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 2-4 October 2017
Jul18

4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 2-4 October 2017

The 4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit will bring together more than 120 youth leaders from both continents, including African Diaspora, to work and agree on a declaration on themes including education, peace & security, environment, business, democratic inclusion and culture. Eligible participants should be between 18 and 30 years old, be involved in a youth organisation/network, have experience of implementing an initiative under at...

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SHARE YOUR SUMMER PICTURES FROM ALL AROUND EUROPE AND WIN!
Jul18

SHARE YOUR SUMMER PICTURES FROM ALL AROUND EUROPE AND WIN!

To celebrate the end of roaming charges, the European Parliament has launched the Instagram photo contest! Entrants will simply have to share their summer pictures from all around Europe, showing the best spots visited, the funniest moment of their trip or the most surprising things they discovered. The best shots will be shared during the whole summer. Three winners wll be selected and invited to the European Parliament in...

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Does your youth organization wish to share good practices about the empowerment and inclusion of refugees at local level?
Jul18

Does your youth organization wish to share good practices about the empowerment and inclusion of refugees at local level?

If yes, you are invited to apply for Conference entitled “DEALING WITH REFUGEES: FROM CHALLENGES TO OPPORTUNITIES”, Amman, Jordan, 23-26 October 2017. The conference will tackle the elements of intercultural learning in such critical situation of needs and political crises due the current civic wars, economical crisis and high level of social tension. The element of sharing experiences about the situation of refugees will be crucial...

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Interested in gaining first hand experience within the European institutions ?
Jul18

Interested in gaining first hand experience within the European institutions ?

TRAINEESHIPS AT THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION ARE OPEN ! Deadline for submission of applications : 31 August 2017 (12:00 noon, Brussels time) Trainees will receive a monthly grant and reimbursement of travel expenses. Accident and health insurance will also be provided. For more information and submission of applications :...

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23-27 AUGUST 2017: IX INTERNATIONAL YOUTH CAMP DIALOGUE, ETHNOMIR, KALUGA REGION, RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Jul06

23-27 AUGUST 2017: IX INTERNATIONAL YOUTH CAMP DIALOGUE, ETHNOMIR, KALUGA REGION, RUSSIAN FEDERATION

The Council of Europe Youth Department is co-organising in cooperation with the National Youth Council of Russia and with support of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation the IX International Youth Camp “Dialogue”. The Camp will bring together 150 young people from a wide range of ethnic, religious and cultural background from Europe, the Commonwealth of Independent States countries and different regions of...

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MONITORING AND COACHING, THROUGH SPORTS, OF YOUNGSTERS AT RISK OF RADICALISATION
Jul05

MONITORING AND COACHING, THROUGH SPORTS, OF YOUNGSTERS AT RISK OF RADICALISATION

Deadline: 18 August 2017, 16:00 CET The call aims at supporting sport-related projects organised by local actors and civil society that focus on prevention of marginalisation and radicalisation, in particular in helping youngsters at risk of exclusion and of radicalisation to find an identity and a sense of belonging. Projects should aim at teaching essential skills such as social and communicative competences, critical thinking and...

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THE GLOBAL JUNIOR CHALLENGE AWARD 2017 HAS BEEN LAUNCHED
Jul05

THE GLOBAL JUNIOR CHALLENGE AWARD 2017 HAS BEEN LAUNCHED

The competition rewards the recent most innovative projects using modern ICT technologies for education and social inclusion. Eligible projects address the youth of up to 29 years of age and fall in one of the following categories: – Projects for users up to 10 years old – Projects for users up to 15 years old – Projects for users up to 18 years old – Projects for users up to 29 years old – Projects...

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The Roma Education Fund’s Scholarship Program (REF SP) for the 2017 -2018 academic year is open !
Jul04

The Roma Education Fund’s Scholarship Program (REF SP) for the 2017 -2018 academic year is open !

The Roma Education Fund’s Scholarship Program (REF SP) offers yearly scholarship cycle of Roma International Scholar Program (RISP). The Program is designed to provide partial support to Roma students who are citizens of one of the following Program countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey, and Ukraine, for...

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR SPORT AS A TOOL FOR INTEGRATION AND SOCIAL INCLUSION OF REFUGEES
Jul04

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR SPORT AS A TOOL FOR INTEGRATION AND SOCIAL INCLUSION OF REFUGEES

Deadline for submitting applications: 18 August 2017, 16:00 CET. The European Commission has launched a new Call for proposals EAC/S16/2017 – Sport as a tool for integration and social inclusion of refugees. The call aims at supporting local sport projects focused on the integration of refugees. Projects should involve local sport organisations and take into account gender equality, in particular by involving women refugees in...

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Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach – call for applications 2017
Jun29

Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach – call for applications 2017

Have you recently elaborated outstanding, relevant and up-to-date work (or its completion date is in clear view) that communicates the EU-its founding values, history, action and key benefits- to wider society, enhances citizens’ understanding of the EU, broadens the ownership of the European project and builds trust in the EU ? Apply for the Altiero Spinelli Prize ! Who can apply: The prize is open to individuals or groups of...

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