Working Together: Partnership-Building in Timisoara

“Working Together for an Inclusive Europe” is the second activity of our Work Plan “TOG(AE)THER EUROPE“. The main objective of this Partnership-Building Activity is to really raise the capacity of our Network and Member Organisations by working together for a diverse and inclusive Europe. To achieve this, the 5 days seminar will try to: highlight … Read more

News from our General Assembly 2017

This week, the whole Network is gathering in Timisoara: member organisations, board members, coordination office, participants… The program for this week is FULL with events : 2 board meetings, 1 GA, and the second activity of our Work Plan “TOG(AE)THER EUROPE“: the partnership building activity “Working Together for an Inclusive Europe”. The General Assembly of … Read more

Our first experience with graphic recording: WOW!

Our first activity of the year took place earlier this month in Thessaloniki (Greece). This youth seminar entitled “Living in Europe Together” gathered 37 young people from 11 European countries and managed to create an enabling environment for new ideas, youth collaboration and a few promising actions of advocacy. To recount the week and capture the spirit of the 5-days-activity, we decided to change a little … Read more

Y-E-N celebrates Europe Month!

In May, Youth Express Network will celebrate Europe Month, a special month of events organised by the Région Grand Est to commemorate the “Schuman Declaration”, founding text of the European construction. This text was pronounced on the 9th of May 1950 and proposed the creation of an European organisation in charge of placing the French and German production of coal and … Read more

Prep’ Meeting Postcard: Activity One here we come!

Inclusive Hugs from Thessaloniki were our team of facilitators just held the very first Preparation Meeting of the Year! Together, they discovered the location were our next Youth Seminar will take place in May. They also met with our partners and prepared the 5 days program which will give to our 37 young participants much to reflect on. We can’t … Read more

Y-E-N’s Diary – Winter 2017

2017 started well at Y-E-N. It was full of beautiful local projects, new friends and a few work meetings under the mediterranean sun… Local actions Y-E-N’s first trimester of 2017 was specially productive at local level in Strasbourg, where it co-hosted four events around several topics: youth mobility, inclusion of the refugees and cross-border student exchanges. The regional … Read more

Board Meeting Postcard: with love from Thessaloniki

In march 2017, the Board (almost all of them!) and the Coordination Office (almost all of them!) met in Thessaloniki. Brainstorming, overview on the annual activities, team reconnecting, excitement, enthusiasm, energy..! Under the mediterranean sun, we worked hard and planned a lot of beautiful projects to come. We also had the opportunity to meet our … Read more

Inclusion LAB II: Training for Trainers (T4T)!

Beginning of July 2015: 28 young people and youth workers coming from 19 different countries gathered in the South-Est of Romania, in a village called Milcoveni. Why for?  To reflect on the importance of Human Dignity, to share experience on youth work and to develop competencies on the organisation of activities related to social inclusion … Read more