Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council

The European Youth Parliament has been a forum for discussion and reflection for European youth on European policies for more than 20 years. In this way, they contribute to building tomorrow's Europe. I wish them all continued success.

Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Norway

    12th National Selection Conference by EYP Norway, Lillehammer 2014

  • Ukraine

    EYP-UA Weekend in Kharkiv

  • Belarus

    LVIVis2014 I Lviv International Summit 2014

  • Ukraine

    EYP-UA Weekend in Kherson

Latest News:

Rennes to host the 82nd International Session in summer 2016

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EYP France and the city of Rennes have been selected to host the 82nd International Session of the EYP in summer 2016.

Congratulation to Head Organisers William Goyet, Sugirthan Sivarajah and Rémi Coinault and their entire team!

Our Governing Body (GB), EYP’s international board, received bids from three National Committees and very much appreciated this competitive selection.

Three New Members of the EYP’s Governing Body Elected

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An exciting election period has come to an end, as the elections for three seats on the Governing Body (GB) of the EYP have closed last night. The Governing Body is the EYP’s international board, it is mainly responsible for the strategic direction of the EYP as a whole.

Zahra Runderkamp (NL – alumna) was elected by EYP Alumni. Magnus Hall (SE – teacher) and Jari Marjelund (FI – alumnus) were elected by the National Committees of the EYP, their term will start on 1st of September 204 and run until the end of 2015. Congratulations to these three new GB Members!

Read the full results here.

Jose Manuel Barroso receives EYP Think Tank results


European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso received the results of our recent EYP Think Tank in person in Brussels on June 3rd. He took his time to debate the questions around Youth Unemployment with EYP Alumni, staff as well as our partners from the Vodafone Foundation.

Click here to read the Policy Paper published by the EYP Think Tank!

EYP Annual Report for 2013 published

The International Office has published the Annual Report on EYP’s International activities in 2013.