European Events

The Future takes place in Yerevan! A conversation with the organising team of the spring Agora 2020.

This time the future of AEGEE takes place in Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia, a small country in the middle of the Caucasus mountain range. As with every spring, AEGEE will choose new people to be in elected positions in Europe and new steps will be taken towards the progress of Europe. Participants following the motto of the event,… Read more →

EPM Barcelona: The first step of the decade towards social inclusion

Tomorrow, hundreds of people will gather in Barcelona pursuing their dream of building a better, more inclusive Europe. During AEGEE’s second biggest event, the European Planning Meeting, all AEGEEans will work together to develop the Action Agenda for the upcoming year. Social Inclusion will be the main topic to work on, approaching three different perspectives. The AEGEEan Magazine has had… 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 →

SDGs AEGEE Challenge 2019

In 2015 the United Nation Member States adopted The Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development. This Agenda represents the so-called 17 Sustainable Development Goals, often also referred to as the Global Goals. The goals are connected to many aspects of sustainable development, such as climate change, human rights, education, preserving nature, political institutions, and highlight the need for global action. Read more →

AEGEE turns greener: how EPM Izmir tackled sustainability

It’s been more than one month since AEGEE-Izmir was in the spotlight of the AEGEE network:  on 6th – 10th of February, the antenna hosted the annual European Planning Meeting (EPM), where new objectives for the organization were set out and relevant topics – “green sustainability” and “EU-Turkey relations” – were heatedly discussed. The AEGEEan talked to the main organizer… Read more →

The Europe on Track Conference on Smart Cities in the heart of Northern Greece

The Europe on Track conference “Smart Cities: Can you hear the ECO?” was the kick-off event for Europe on Track #5 and took place in the beautiful city of Thessaloniki from the 15th until the 18th of March 2018. Organised by Europe on Track in collaboration with AEGEE-Thessaloniki, this international conference touched upon many burning issues related to environmental sustainability,… Read more →

Discrimination0: a Successful Cooperation between AEGEE-Dresden, AEGEE-Lviv and AEGEE-Moskva

“Discrimination0”, the project organised by AEGEE-Lviv, AEGEE-Dresden and AEGEE-Moskva has already come to its end. The project consisted of two parts which took place in Ukraine and Germany in the format of youth exchange. The main goal of the event – promoting tolerance and unity for building a society free of any kind of discrimination and stereotypes.   The first part took… Read more →

Citizenship at its Grassroots: a Talk about Democracy and the Rule of Law in Warsaw

AEGEE-Warszawa and the European Citizenship Working Group have great things in store for this spring. With Citizenship at its Grassroots-European and Polish Perspectives, they want to explore the current situation of democracy and the rule of law in Europe and Poland during a three-days event in March. We reached out to Patrycja Figarska, from AEGEE-Warszawa, and Álvaro González Pérez and Jasmin… Read more →