Submit Project Proposal & Get €10.000 Support!

Posted on October 21st, 2016 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 December 2016 Open to: all legally established youth (work) or citizen organisations or public administrations of any size and level working in one of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe, Belarus and Kosovo Grant: support of 10 project proposals with 10.000 EUR


Do you have an idea for an eParticipation project for young people and need support? Take part in the EUth Open Call and make your eParticipation project come true! In the framework of the research and innovation project EUth, the European Youth Information and Counselling Agency (ERYICA) will support 10 project proposals with 10.000 EUR each to implement youth eParticipation projects using the digital toolbox “OPIN”.

To take part is simple! You... Read More »

From Yugosphere to Eurosphere -Now & Then

Posted on October 14th, 2016 in Articles, EventsRespond to this post »

The Balkans are one of the most interesting parts of the European mainland. I consider them a puzzle of different nations and minorities, a place of many differences and similarities at same time, a region with rich cultural and food offer, filled with amazing nature and authentic architecture. It is a region worth being discovered and visited. This September, there was one more reason to visit the Balkans – the International Youth Conference, organized by Youth Alliance, happening traditionally in Krushevo (#iyckr2016), a small and lovely town in Macedonia.

Macedonia, along with neighboring Serbia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenia, was known as Yugoslavia just 2,5 decades ago. Exactly this was one of the topics... Read More »

Call for Board Members of the European Youth Press

Posted on October 10th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 23 October 2016 Open to: applicants familiar with structure and functions of the European Youth Press, who have been active members of one of the Member Organisations of the EYP, under the age of 30 Venue: honorary and home-based


The European Youth Press (EYP), network of young media makers, is seeking minimum one (1) and maximum four (4) new members as well as a Treasurer to join the Executive Board for the 2016/2018-mandate period. The elections will take place at the General Assembly of the European Youth Press on 19–20 November 2016 in Berlin, Germany.

Eligibility Is familiar with structure and functions of the European Youth Press; Has been previously a part of EYP projects; Has been an active member of one of the Member Organisations... Read More »

“Germany, Russia, Ukraine: A Common Future?”

Posted on September 26th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: 18-26 year old participants from Germany, Ukraine and Russia Venue: 20–26 November 2016, Kyiv, Ukraine


What role do the youth and civil societies play in easing tensions between states? How does media affect our perception of other countries? How do young people feel and what do they think on the other side of the conflict? These and many other questions are raised in the three-year youth project designed by youth from three different countries – Trilateral Youth Forum “Germany, Russia, Ukraine: A Common Future?”. The main goal is to provide youth with a platform to discuss, doubt, raise questions, share some very different at times opinions but trying to define common challenges and ways to overcome them together at the end.

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Vacancy for EVS volunteer in Brussels

Posted on September 21st, 2016 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 25 September 2016 Open to: young volunteers 18-30 years old Venue: 1 year Erasmus+ programme volunteering in Brussels, Belgium


JEF Europe is looking for an EVS volunteer to start in January 2017 for a period of one year. JEF Europe and JEF Belgium are joining forces to offer a unique opportunity to a young volunteer (18-30 years old) to work for one year for a European wide network of associations. The chosen volunteer will be in charge, with the support of JEF staff and volunteer, of implementing JEF Belgium activities and to support the development of JEF Europe members.

As a volunteer, you will:

Organize local projects with JEF Belgium (debates, intervention in schools conferences, world café) and implement... Read More »

European Professional Photographer Awards 2017

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 December 2016 Open to: all professional photographers who are registered and resident in a European country (as defined by the Council of Europe)/ a special section is also open for European Young Photographers (up to 25 years old) Awards: a total of 11 prizes/ certificates and trophies


The Federation of European Photographers has recently opened its 2017 European Professional Photographer Of The Year Awards competition. FEP is once again aiming to promote the photographic profession, to raise the level of professional standards and to give just recognition to those who work in this sector according to the highest levels of quality and professionalism.

The Competition is open for entries in 9 categories:

Commercial; Fashion; Illustration/Digital Art/FineArt; Landscape; Portrait; Reportage/Photojournalism; Sports; Wedding; Wildlife. Eligibility All professional photographers who are registered and resident... Read More »

Commonwealth Youth Human Rights and Democracy Network Coordinator

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 23 September 2016 Open to: citizens of a Commonwealth member country Remuneration: the successful candidate will receive a remuneration package


The Commonwealth Youth Human Rights and Democracy Network (CYHRDN) provides a platform for collaboration with young people on important national, regional and global human rights issues. It also strengthens the capacity of young people to engage with their communities, policy-makers and wider stakeholders. The network aims to achieve its advocacy and capacity-building objectives through partnerships to contribute to research, policies and programmes.

The Coordinator will work with the Commonwealth Secretariat and its partners to support the planning and programme implementation of the network. Their primary role will be to mainstream young people’s participation in thematic areas including... Read More »

International Seminar: European Y.O.U.T.H. Meets Politics!

Posted on September 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 October 2016 Open to: young people aged 18-30 years who are citizens of one of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe Venue: 23 – 27 November in Athens, Greece


Co-organised by JEF Europe and JEF Greece, the international seminar related to the refugee and migration crisis “European Y.O.U.T.H. meets politics!” will take place from the 23 – 27 November in Athens, Greece.


Young people aged 18-30 years who are citizens of one of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe. 

Costs The participation fee is 100 EUR (50 EUR for locals and anyone who does not need accommodation); 8 scholarships of 30 EUR will be provided based on the quality of the response with the regard... Read More »

Call for Interns: Support in Running of Local Youth Services/ Youth Hubs

Posted on September 14th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: young people already holding an Erasmus or Leonardo da Vinci scholarship or who are linked to already approved projects Internship: 3-9 months (January-June & October to December), Malta


Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was established in February 2011 to promote the interests of young people and to provide assistance to youth organisations and young people in achieving their potential. The aim in establishing Aġenzija Żgħażagħ was to mainstream youth related issues, while further developing youth services. Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s mission enables further investment in young people, with the overall objective to provide a coherent, cohesive, cross-sectoral and unified Government approach to addressing the needs and aspirations of young people.

Main tasks of the intern in the Support in running of Local... Read More »

Youth Activism Seminar 2016 in Budapest, Hungary

Posted on September 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 September 2016 Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, linked to an organization or network Venue: 3– 4 November 2016, Budapest, Hungary


The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension. ODIHR’s activities are implemented in 57 participating States in accordance with ODIHR’s political mandate.

In 2016, ODIHR commenced the Words Into Action to Address Anti‐Semitism project to strengthen the capacity of OSCE participating States and civil society to prevent and respond to anti‐Semitism. The project aims to carry out activities over three years in three interconnected areas: addressing the security needs of Jewish communities, countering anti‐Semitism through education, and fostering coalition building... Read More »