Important news from Affabulazione, Ostia Lido!

Youth meeting in High school: learning on Youth mobility and intercultural learning in Ostia “Affabulazione and High School Paolo Toscanelli met together to exchange experience on international youth projects and life’s expectation. Last week Valentina Auliso and I (Gaia Ciccone) did a meeting in a local high school to spread information about European mobility. In … 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

Inclusion Express

The Campaign “Inclusion Express” was launched in 2014 and was the red thread of Youth Express Network activities for 2015 with the will to empower young people to become social inclusion activists in the society. The Campaign goes on in 2016 and aims to target young people in Europe to be included and take part in … Read more


ACTIVITY REPORTS   PEDAGOGICAL REPORTS Tog(ae)ther Europe – 2017   Angle it Right – 2016   Inclusion Express – 2015

Previous projects (since 1992)

International activities organised by “Youth Express Network” since 1992: Since 1992, we have organised more than 100 international training courses, seminars, cross-border and mobility projects bringing together social/youth workers and young people with fewer opportunities. 2017: May: Living in Europe Together: our challenge! – Thessaloniki, GREECE June: Working Together for an inclusive Europe – Timisoara, ROMANIA October: Shaping Europe … Read more


The Y-E-N’s long-term project for 2017 “TOG(AE)THER EUROPE: Living, Working and Shaping Europe together” is now over. Financially supported by the European Youth Foundation of the Council of Europe and by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Commission, this one year project was in line with the strategic vision of the General Assembly organised in May 2016 that … Read more

Interview of a member organization: Affabulazione

In 2014, Affabulazione took part in 6 international activities organized by Youth Express Network.  Gaia Ciccone, was representing the organization in most of the Event, as a youth worker at local level. She comes from Ostia, Rome, where our Member Organization is based since 1991. For our internal newsletter, we decided this year to interview … Read more

Our Work

Through a network of member organisations, youth leaders, social workers and young people, we work at a local, regional and European levels to foster social inclusion of young people. We organise training courses, seminars, cross-border projects and researches on youth and social issues. Y-E-N means Youth Express Network. «Express» has two meanings: Express yourself because we … Read more

Our History

Y-E-N/R-E-J is a European network of grass-root youth organisations. Our vision is to reach an inclusive society, where young people, their needs and participation are recognised, valued and appreciated. Our 30 member organisations in 22 different countries all work at local, regional or European level on social inclusion of young people. Our Board is pan European (6 volunteers) … Read more