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EYPers from around the network will visit Iceland for the first time

Einar Stefánsson, currently a student at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, got involved with EYP in 2012 and in 2015 started working bringing EYP to Iceland, his second motherland. We asked him a couple of questions regarding the plans and future developments of one of the youngest initiatives in our network.

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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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