News and Events

20 Mar 2018 to 31 Dec 2020
The European Commission has launched Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange, described as the online version of Erasmus+. With a focus on inclusion and intercultural learning, Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange aims to reach young people from different social backgrounds and provide an accessible way for them to improve their skills.
Posted 20 March 2018 - 12:01pm
7 Mar 2018 to 7 Mar 2019
We are pleased to welcome the new team at Eurodesk UK. Eva de Luis joins as Eurodesk officer, with Katarzyna (Kaśka) Nowacka in the new role of Eurodesk assistant. Both Eva and Kaśka developed their respective passions for international adventure as participants in Erasmus+ funded projects. They each bring a wealth of experience from living and working in many different countries, in Europe and beyond, in the fields of education and youth.
Posted 7 March 2018 - 12:14pm
1 May 2018
The European Youth Forum is looking for a team of seven volunteers passionate for youth engagement in politics, to support the running of the Yo!Fest @ the EYE2018, a two-day youth, political festival that takes place outside the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France on 1-2 June.
Posted 2 March 2018 - 12:22pm
22 Jan 2018 to 31 Dec 2018
There are changes to Erasmus+ Youth Mobility in 2018 as the European Solidarity Corps is delayed.
Posted 22 January 2018 - 10:59am
14 Dec 2017 to 14 Dec 2018
As part of the Structured Dialogue on Youth process, the British Youth Council is conducting a national consultation titled Youth in Europe: What’s next?
Posted 14 December 2017 - 1:12pm
16 Nov 2017 to 16 Nov 2018
On 19th October 2017, at its plenary session, the EESC adopted an Opinion on the European Solidarity Corps.
Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:10am
16 Nov 2017 to 16 Nov 2018
The European Commission has adopted the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Work Programme 2018-2020. More than €2.87 billion will be available to fund research training and mobility.
Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:08am
16 Nov 2017 to 16 Nov 2018
In a Resolution adopted on 25th October by the Budget Committee, MEPs set overall EU budget for 2018 at €162.6 billion (+1.2% on the Commission’s draft budget) for commitments and €146.7 billion (+0.9%) for payments.
Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:06am
16 Nov 2017 to 16 Nov 2018
From 24th to 26th October 260 young people, experts and policy makers from all over Europe gathered in Tallinn, Estonia, to discuss youth policy and explore what young people expect from the EU to allow them to live prosperous, sustainable and successful lives. The aim of the conference was to provide insight and input to consultations on the new EU Youth Strategy.
Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:03am
On 14th September, the European Parliament adopted a Resolution on the future of the Erasmus+ programme, acknowledging the extremely positive impact the programme has had on the personal and professional lives of more than 9 000 000 participants.
Posted 19 October 2017 - 3:38pm