Today was a big news day for the European Commission. It released not one, but three key documents offering proposals for what the future of Europe could look like and more importantly how we can get there.
On 17th November 2017, the European Youth Forum took part in the Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth in Gothenburg, Sweden. We were joined by six of our member organisations: The Young European Federalists, The National Youth Council of Slovenia, the National Council of Swedish Youth Organisations, the German Youth Council, the Consejo de la Juventud de Espana and the British Youth Council. Together we discussed with EU leaders the steps to be taken for a more Social Europe.
In advance of negotiations on the European Union’s 2018 Budget, the European Youth Forum has issued a open letter to the Council of the European Union emphasising the importance of not cutting the budget that is allocated for young people and youth organisations.
Last week marked a significant milestone - the second anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
In this context, a conference organised by the Young European Federalists (JEF Europe) in the framework of the LADDER project (Local Authorities as Drivers for Development Education and Raising Awareness) took place from 25 to 27 of September.