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  Romania experienced in the last two weeks a great instability in the political sphere that brought half a million people on streets protesting. In order to better understand the situation, we asked AEGEE members to share their experience from the protests in Romania. “I think more and more people realize what it means to… » read more

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          We would like to invite you to take part in the Conference “Populism and Anti-European Agitation”.   From February 23rd till February 27th, AEGEE / European Students’ Forum will be organizing the European Planning Meeting in Zagreb, Croatia. The Conference part of the event will take place on Friday and… » read more

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With Donald Trump assuming office as President of the United States, and with far-right parties enjoying high levels of support across Europe, it is necessary to reflect on the rhetoric they have used to gain popularity and the effect it has had on our society as a whole.   Because of Donald Trump and like-minded… » read more

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On December 12 in Paris, 195 countries adopted a new international and binding agreement to combat global warming. For the first time, all countries commit to cutting their CO2 emissions in an effort to limit global temperature rise to well below 2°C. AEGEE-Europe welcomes this historic deal as an ambitious step forward, but urges national… » read more

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On 17th of November 2015 at the Enterprise 2020 Summit, the European Commission and business leaders launched the ‘European Pact for Youth’ to improve partnerships between business and education to boost the chances of young people getting jobs. The Pact aims ‘to develop or consolidate partnerships’ on the field of youth employment in order to… » read more

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In the beginning of May, celebrations of Europe Day took place across the continent. Commemorating the 65th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration provided an opportunity for Europe to reflect on all the strides that have been made in terms of cooperation and integration. While it cannot be disputed that significant progress has been made, it… » read more

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AEGEE-Europe enthusiastically welcomes the decision of the Council of Europe (CoE) to include volunteers’ time in the grants that they are opened to youth organisations through the European Youth Foundation, bringing into reality the concept of volunteers time recognition (VTR). The CoE specifies VTR is “a contribution people provide of their own free will to… » read more

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Ten years ago, AEGEE organised the World Youth Summit on Globalisation. Held at the EP Brussels, this was the grand closure of the 2003 Yearplan Project of AEGEE-Europe Youth & Globalisation. In a lot of ways, this event was unique because for the first time, AEGEE had opened its doors to other active youths from… » read more

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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… » read more

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