Welcome to Young Europe!

The European Youth Parliament is one of Europe’s largest youth platforms for civic education, intercultural encounters, and the exchange of ideas – run by young people, for young people. Our mission is to inspire and empower a young generation of informed, open-minded, responsible, and active citizens that shape society and drive impact.

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The EYP in your country

The European Youth Parliament, or in short, the EYP, offers its participants a transformational learning experience. Every year thousands of young people join our activities and become a part of one of the largest youth networks in Europe. Find out how to get involved with your national organisation here!

Facts and figures

  • represented in 40 countries across Europe

  • around 25,000 young people take part in our events every year

  • active for more than 35 years, since 1987

  • under the patronage of the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen and the President of the European Parliament Roberta Metsola

  • more than 400 events annually across Europe (at local, national and international levels)

  • Alumni network of over 200,000 members

This year the EYP celebrates its 35th anniversary! It is an occasion to celebrate volunteering, the EYP’s journey and the importance of creating a peaceful, safe and united Europe! Through the button below you may learn more about EYP 35.