''It seems long time since I started EYP, but it’s really just a year, a year full of emotions, travels, calls and sms, laughs and tears.
When you are delegate for the first time everything seems so incredible, you’ll perfectly remember every single moment of that session for all your life: the first meeting with your committee mates, your chairs, that strange games they used to call teambuilding, the first speech in the GA…
''In the last two years I’ve had the pleasure of being part of the core team of Understanding Europe. This experience made me realise – more than ever - the great importance of organisations such as the European Youth Parliament.
''Over the past few years I have received so much from EYP.
Every session has taught me something. Every new encounter, every obstacle that has been surpassed, every funny, sad, ecstatic, exhausting moment that I have encountered, have been a life changing experience.
I have been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to help give others the chance to experience what I have, and I hope to continue to do so.
The celebrations for the 60 years of the Rome Treaties have officially begun on 17 of March at the Italian Chamber of Deputies.
Many important guests were present and there was a long plenary discussion between the presidents of the low chambers of the parliaments of all Member States and also members of the European Parliament.
Our Secretary Joshua Giovanni Honeycutt Balduzzi represented the Italian National Committee of the European Youth Parliament while our President Paride Prati was interviewed by Rai Radio 1.
At two mini-T4UET (Training for Understanding Europe Trainer) in Pordenone and Pisa, new tutors were trained on the basics of the UE Crash Course.
Participants now join the group of tutors and are ready to deliver courses on the European Union in schools of the whole country!