News and Events

13 Sep 2018 to 31 Dec 2020
Following the recent publication of the European Solidarity Corps Call for proposals and Programme Guide, a key change has been introduced for Youth Round 3 of the 2018 Erasmus+ Call.
Posted 30 August 2018 - 4:46pm
27 Jun 2019
The Eurodesk Annual Overview is released every year to give a glimpse on youth work best practices from all over Europe. The booklet collects Eurodesk projects from local, regional, national and European level.
Posted 26 June 2018 - 4:27pm
26 Jun 2019
For the second consecutive year, in collaboration with Euroguidance UK, the Stand Out in a Global Market event series are back in autumn. The free one-day events are open to all young people aged 16-18 and are being held in Birmingham and Leeds.
Posted 26 June 2018 - 3:37pm
19 Jun 2019
In May 2018 the European Commission published its proposal for the 2021-2027 successor scheme to Erasmus+, revealing plans to more than double the available funding to €30 billion.
Posted 19 June 2018 - 4:49pm
23 May 2018 to 23 May 2020
The European Commission's proposal ' Engaging, Connecting and Empowering young people: a new EU Youth Strategy' focuses on three areas of action: engage, connect and empower.
Posted 23 May 2018 - 2:44pm
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
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
The European Commission has launched the trial version of a new tool to support schools in using digital technologies: 600 schools from 14 countries have the opportunity to try the new 'SELFIE' tool in this pilot phase, before it is finalised and made available to interested schools in Europe in early 2018.
Posted 19 October 2017 - 3:35pm
The Eurodesk position paper welcomes the European Solidarity Corps as an ambitious programme that aims to allow more opportunities for young people. However, Eurodesk is concerned about making sure all young people are informed about the opportunities offered and that they can benefit from quality placements (with measures before, during and after the mobility).
Posted 13 October 2017 - 9:20am
The European Parliament has launched a call for contributors for the European Youth Event (EYE), taking place from 1st to 2nd June 2018 at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. EYE 2018 will include a large variety of activities run under the motto "Together we can make a change" in a political, social and cultural sense.
Posted 13 October 2017 - 9:17am