Jerzy Buzek, former President of the European Parliament

The European Youth Parliament offers young people a unique opportunity to voice their opinion on European issues, to take part in a pan-European debate and to strengthen their intercultural skills. (…) It is a pleasure to see that an organisation to which I granted my permanent patronage is carrying out such an important work so successfully, and I can only encourage you to pursue your activities in the same spirit!

Jerzy Buzek, former President of the European Parliament

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Latvia

    Kurzeme Zemgale Regional Session 2014 of EYP Latvia

  • Ireland

    Leinster Regional Session of EYP Ireland

  • Finland

    Turku 2015 – 21st National Session of EYP Finland

  • Ireland

    Munster Regional Session of EYP Ireland

Latest News:

Katrina Suvajeva selected as new EYP HR Officer


The new Human Resource Officer for EYP for 2015 will be Katrina Suvajeva from Latvia. She will be joining the EYP team from 1st of January 2015.

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European Youth Poll on Asylum Policy and Immigration launched


Three years after our previous European Youth Poll on Asylum Policy and Immigration in 2011, it seems that topics like asylum seekers, economic migration and freedom of movement have only become more relevant!

Have your say and take part in the European Youth Poll!

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Schwarzkopf Foundation Board Meeting and Annual Report


On 2 December 2014, the Board of the Schwarzkopf Foundation has its annual meeting in Berlin. The Schwarzkopf Foundation is the international umbrella organisation of the EYP.

The Board discusses financial and organisational issues, and has a look at the 2014 Annual Report of the Foundation. As EYP is one of its programmes, it is included exentsively. The Report will be openly published in the near future.

You can learn more about the Schwarzkopf Foundation on their website (in German).

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The EYP office hosted a successful summit on fundraising

Fundraising summit

Between 21 and 23 November 2014, almost 30 participants from 20 countries gathered in Berlin at the International Office of the EYP to share best practices and learn more about grants and opportunities during the Fundraising Summit. They discussed the Erasmus+ programme, sustainable partnerships with sponsors, cooperation between countries and much more.

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