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  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.

Nathan Hunter (UA) is an EYPer who has been fundraising more than 5,000€ per year for EYP through his company's Social Responsibility Programme. Having finished his term as the president of Europe’s largest student-led policy institute, thriving as a trainer in the EYP, getting a first class honours from King’s College London, obtaining his MSc in HR Management, performing spoken word poetry for two TED talks, and completing Apple's leadership program in their 8th largest store worldwide, Nathan is now a Global Trainer for Appian, a low-code business app development platform.  

We had an amazing opportunity to get in touch with three EYP Alumni who are currently working at different agencies within the United Nations and ask them about their work and their time with EYP. Here's what Cecilia Pellosniemi (FI), Irem Tumer (TR) and Valeria Cherednichenko (UA) said:

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...

  On our Facebook page, every Thursday we highlight memorable events and EYP moments. We refer to them as #Throwback Thursdays. In these posts, one can look back, and reminisce about their experiences, feelings, learnings, and most important of all..companionship! It’s a place where all members,...

  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...

  The European Youth Parliament (EYP) is a unique educational programme which brings together young people from all over Europe, to discuss current topics in a parliamentary setting. The EYP is a non-partisan and independent programme. The EYP consists of a network of 40 European associations...

The 86th International Session of the EYP in Tbilisi, (11-19 November 2017), will be remembered by its inspiring guests as well as its high quality academic outcomes.