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An EYPer receives the Federal Medal of Merit!

An alumni of the European Youth Parliament has been selected to be honoured with the Federal Medal of Merit. On the occasion of the anniversary of the German Constitution Day (Verfassungstag), the President Frank-Walter Steinmeier is giving federal orders of merit to 24 people who have worked “for freedom, democracy and against right-wing extremism and violence”. Our very own Sophie Debrunner Hall is one of the two individuals from outside Germany who have been chosen to receive an award.

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Call for applications: Project Managers at the International Office of the EYP

The European Youth Parliament’s International Office, based in Berlin, is looking for two new Project Managers to support our work

As a programme of the Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe, the European Youth Parliament (EYP) supports the development of young people into politically-aware and responsible citizens by focusing on the strengthening of the European idea and pan-European understanding. Among our aims is to create spaces for dialogue between young people of 16 to 28 years of age and leading figures from the world of politics, economics, and culture. The Schwarzkopf Foundation is the international umbrella organisation for the European Youth Parliament (EYP) programme...

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Hamburg to host the 91st International Session of the EYP!

It is with great pleasure that we announce that the 91st International Session will take place in Hamburg, Germany! The event will kick-off in September 2019, hosted by European Youth Parliament Germany.

EYP Germany has already hosted 9 International Sessions in the past, in 7 different cities, but it will be the first one in Hamburg!

Being the second largest city in Germany, the biggest non-capital city in the EU and holding the status of a congress city, Hamburg offers a great selection of possible venues for the various parts of our International Session programme. One of the things that make Hamburg a perfect fit for the 91st International Session is its nickname “gateway to the world”...

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