European Youth Capital

The European Youth Capital (EYC) title is awarded to a different European city each year by the European Youth Forum.

Throughout the year, the host city holds events and projects designed to demonstrate the active, essential role that young people and youth organisations play in society.

The current European Youth Capital for 2018 is Cascais, Portugal! 

 

Publication

European Youth Capital Policy Toolkit

This toolkit aims at supporting European Youth Capitals in such an important policy coordination exercise. In line with the European Youth Forum’s goal of mainstreaming youth across different policy areas it is also important to take a consideration other important policies and trends such as human rights cities, sustainable development, building inclusive societies etc.
News

Cascais kicks off European Youth Capital 2018!

24. 01. 2018
European Youth Capital 2018, Cascais, just officially kicked off its year! Thousands of young people along with local and national level politicians gathered at the opening ceremony yesterday on 23rd January to celebrate. Special guests included the President of the Republic of Portugal, the Secretary of State for Youth and Sport, and the Mayor of Cascais. Representatives of the European Youth Forum were also present to mark the beginning of the European Youth Capital year.

Need to get in touch?

General phone line: +32 2 793 75 20
fax: +32 2 893 25 80
e-mail: youthforum@youthforum.org
Address:
Rue de l’Industrie, 10
1000 Brussels
Belgium

More information here.