European Youth Parliament Finland - EYP Finland ry, one of the 40 National Committees, is one of the very few that have their own office space. The EYP Finland have moved to a new address last week, so congratulations on the new office!
Will you be visiting Helsinki soon? Make sure to stop by! 🍂
Many of our members and alumni do quite extraordinary things because of EYP! Here you can see Sahal Afzal from EYP the Netherlands and Mathieu Lohr from EYP LU - European Youth Parliament Luxembourg asbl. participating as Youth Delegates to the United Nations General Assembly.
What is your way to engage in discussions beyond the EYP network?
EYP is running Governing Body elections! GB is taking responsibility for strategic development of the EYP and for facilitating the work of the organisation at the international level. How does GB work and what is their impact? Read the article to find out ⬇️
I am happy to open the call for candidates for the Governing Body elections on 20 - 28 November 2017.
On 31st of December this year, three seats on the GB become vacant, when the term of Lars-Erik Nyborg, Jenny Ross and Isabel Cantalapiedra will come to an end. This autumn, between 20-28 November, our National Committees will elect two new GB members and our EYP members elect one new GB member. There will be a quota in this election, whereby one teacher will have to be elected.
Exactly in one year from now Rotterdam 2018, 88th International Session of the European Youth Parliament will welcome our network to discuss global issues, experience diversity and different cultures. Follow their page to stay up to date!
"The EYP is a welcoming environment for all young Europeans." (International Strategy of the EYP)
The participants of the Diversity Lab in Armenia are currently working with identity theories and communication models to develop a concept for EYP to become a more diverse organisation. The project is funded by the Auswärtiges Amt.