Martiño Rivera

“I have a vision of what society should be and I will work with every tool accessible to me to realize it” ~ Leonardo Manganelli, PAWG Candidate

Hey Leonardo, thank you so much for your time. How did you end up becoming involved in AEGEE? Actually it’s kind of a weird series of events, I had met an AEGEEan (without knowing that she was) at a Model United Nations. The week after I met her, I saw her helping at a Pulse of Europe Demonstration and I… Read more →

“Within my priorities are to make a good social media strategy to raise awareness and fight the stigma” ~ Laura Miranda, MHWG Candidate

Mental health, a topic that is extremely relevant in today’s fast paced world but seldom talked about. It is one that is still often stigmatised and considered not an actual disease. AEGEE decided to acknowledge the elephant in the room and proposed it as a possible working group at the Strategic Planning Meeting held in June 2019 in Köln. Having… Read more →

“There are many things we can do for the environment even if we are in a total quarantine” ~ Laura García, CEWG candidate

One of the most difficult challenges that our society urges to face nowadays is climate change. AEGEE is quite aware of this concern, thus this environmental topic has been set as one of the focus areas of our association for the period of 2020-2023. When it comes to Climate Emergency Working Group Coordinator applications, Laura García from AEGEE-A Coruña introduces… Read more →

Languages for all,languages forever. The European Day of Languages during 2019

In 2001, AEGEE started the journey to celebrate the linguistic richness of our continent and to promote language learning. The European Day of Languages (EDL) was also celebrated last year by AEGEE, in order to encourage all of us to continue learning languages, to praise the beauty of each language, and to remind us of the importance and necessity of linguistic… Read more →

Eastern Partnership’s 10th anniversary: AEGEE-Kyiv

The AEGEEan starts a collaboration with the AEGEE Eastern Partnership Plus project. This year, the Eastern Partnership bloc celebrates its 10th anniversary. The six-member countries plus Russia have been very active during the last decade, organising and hosting a lot of events within AEGEE and raising awareness about the EU in their respective countries. In order to show what has… Read more →

Eastern Partnership’s 10th anniversary: AEGEE-Moskva

The AEGEEan starts a collaboration with the AEGEE Eastern Partnership Plus project. This year, the Eastern Partnership bloc celebrates its 10th anniversary. The six member countries plus Russia have been very active during the last decade, organizing and hosting a lot of events within AEGEE and raising awareness about the EU in their respective countries. In order to show what… Read more →

Strategic Planning Meeting Köln 2019 – Setting the course for Eurotopia

Every three years, AEGEE drafts its new course, new focus areas and new opportunities to try new things and to try to improve different fields of the organisation.  This year was the year! We made it happen between the 19th and 23rd of June in Köln, Germany. Five members from the planning team, worked hard for months, working on the… Read more →

Learning by doing: how AEGEE brings you forward in your career (Part XI)

Never underestimate what you do in AEGEE: what you learn here can help you discover new strengths in your personality, hone your skills and boost your career! Let us inspire you. In cooperation with the Youth Development Working Group, the AEGEEan launches a series of career stories which all started thanks to the invaluable experience gained by being active in… Read more →

Menstrual Cup

Have you ever thought about sustainability during your period? This is the moment! Many people think that a sustainable lifestyle equals an expansive lifestyle or a burdensome, complex or difficult lifestyle. This does not have to be the case at all. There are many ways in which you can decrease your environmental footprint, while at the same time making your… Read more →

Learning by doing: how AEGEE brings you forward in your career (Part VIII)

Never underestimate what you do in AEGEE: what you learn here can help you discover new strengths in your personality, hone your skills and boost your career! Let us inspire you. In cooperation with the Youth Development Working Group, the AEGEEan launches a series of career stories which all started thanks to the invaluable experience gained by being active in… Read more →