News and Events

Eurodesk, together with the European Youth Forum and the Lifelong Learning Platform, has launched a joint campaign calling for a tenfold budget increase of the Erasmus+ programme in the context of the Multiannual Financial Framework negotiations for 2021-2028.
Posted 13 October 2017 - 8:44am
Youth participation in Erasmus+ in the UK goes from strength to strength, show the latest statistics published by the UK Erasmus+ National Agency (NA).
Posted 14 September 2017 - 9:54am
The European Commission is pre-financing seven pilot projects that offer long-term apprenticeships abroad. The aim of these projects is to test experiment placements of at least 6 months, in an effort to promote apprenticeships abroad of a longer duration.
Posted 8 September 2017 - 10:18am
Published by the European Commission, the work programme outlines the structure and funding of the programme for 2018 and highlights the link between the policies as well as changes from 2017.
Posted 6 September 2017 - 8:58am
The United Nations system- the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the International Training Centre (ITC), the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF), United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO)- launched a campaign under the aegis of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth on the occasion of Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises International Day, held on the 27th of June 2017.
Posted 11 August 2017 - 1:11pm
The new EU scheme for distribution of milk, fruit and vegetables at schools has come into force as of 1st August, ahead of the new school year.
Posted 11 August 2017 - 1:06pm
Celebrating young people's contribution to peace.
Posted 11 August 2017 - 1:02pm
The European Commission has announced the selection of 38 new Erasmus Mundus joint master degree programmes.
Posted 7 July 2017 - 10:19am
The European Commission's Directorate-General for Education and Culture has launched an online public consultation on promoting social inclusion and shared values through formal and non-formal learning.
Posted 4 July 2017 - 8:28am
EYE2018, the third edition of the European Youth Event for and by young people, will be back in 2018 from 1st to 2nd June in Strasbourg, France.
Posted 23 June 2017 - 8:45am