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The network of the European Youth Parliament selected its four steering groups, which will support the network by building new capacities, developing the EYP’s content related work and carrying out agendas set by the Governing Body.

You want to travel through Europe to meet new people and understand them better? You are between 17 and 27 years old and are looking for a way to fund your journey? Then you can apply for a Schwarzkopf Foundation travel grant until the 19th of March!

The Schwarzkopf Foundation, based in Berlin, is looking for a new Project Manager in the European Youth Parliament programme, as a maternity leave replacement. The envisaged date of entry is end of May 2017. At the moment, the position is available for a period of a year. The call with further information and a detailed description of the position can be found here.

The Governing Body is the international board of EYP. The GB directs the organisation and is responsible for the strategic development of the EYP. One of the biggest achievements of the  last GB is the implementation of the EYP´s International Strategy. For further information about the International Strategy, click here.  

From 11th to 13th of November, the head organisers and the president of the upcoming 84th International Session came together in Trondheim, Norway, where the spring international session will take place in April next year. Frida, Lars and Marit were glad to welcome Maria, the recently selected president of the session,

PicMonkey Collage The GB election period has come to an end, as the voting for three seats on the Governing Body of the EYP has closed last night. We have three new GB members: • Noura BerroubaAnthony McKee Ioanna Yiallourides

Terrorism. Peace. Pollution. Stability. As one reads through the cards stuck to the flipchart, it becomes quickly clear how differently we think about the concept of "security". Influenced by our environment, fields of studies and national contexts, we tend to emphasise certain security topics over others. At the same time, everyone has an opinion on security.

During the first weekend of October another Train-the-Trainer event took place, this time for the Belgian Understanding Europe project in Brussels. The project strives to engage students in an open discussion concerning the current European issues and topics and to provide a basic understanding of the European Union.