News and Events

The European Commission has opened a public consultation to help shape the key priorities of the European Solidarity Corps.
Posted 17 February 2017 - 11:48am
2017 marks the 30th anniversary of the Erasmus programme, now called Erasmus+.
Posted 27 January 2017 - 10:06am
Eurodesk UK has launched a Call for Partners to support the delivery and promotion of its services across the UK in 2017, complementing the work of the existing Partner network.
Posted 9 January 2017 - 3:42pm
The European Capitals of Culture is an initiative of the European Union. Its objectives are to safeguard and promote the diversity of cultures in Europe, highlight the common features they share and foster the contribution of culture to the long-term development of cities.
Posted 25 November 2016 - 2:47pm
On 26th October, in a plenary vote, the European Parliament demanded for more funds to help young people into jobs, boost economic growth and assist third countries with a view to mitigating the migration crisis.
Posted 25 November 2016 - 2:44pm
European organisations call for more information and mobility opportunities accessible to all young people.
Posted 25 November 2016 - 2:42pm
With a mandate from the Steering Group of the European Platform on Learning Mobility (EPLM), the team of the partnership between the Council of Europe and the European Commission in the youth field has launched a consultation on the European Charter on Quality in Learning Mobility in the youth field.
Posted 3 November 2016 - 10:45am
On 27th September, the European Parliament Youth Intergroup hosted the event “Youth and Sport: Team-up for inclusive societies!”. Organised together with the Sports Intergroup, the European Youth Forum and Engso Youth, the event aimed at discussing ideas, presenting projects relating to the importance and promotion of the practice of sport by youth and showing through different projects the strong role of sports in the inclusion of young people.
Posted 12 October 2016 - 3:34pm
On 28th September 2016, Ministers of the Council of Europe adopted Recommendation CM/Rec(2016)7 on Young People’s Access to Rights. The Recommendation highlights that access to rights requires young people, youth organisations and youth workers to know about the rights that young people should be able to enjoy and what they can do if their rights are violated.
Posted 12 October 2016 - 3:31pm
On 28th September, the Budget Committee of the European Parliament reversed all the cuts proposed by the EU Council to the draft 2017 EU budget.
Posted 6 October 2016 - 3:51pm