Youth - Young people building Europe

THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON YOUTH - AC
The AC is made up of 30 representatives from youth NGOs and networks who provide opinions and input on all youth sector activities. The AC also ensures that young people are involved in other activities of the Council of Europe.
Its Bureau, elected in March 2014, is made up of 5 members (Chair: Paulo Pinheiro (Portuguese National Youth Council – CNJ); Vice-Chair: Hanan Bihi (African Diaspora Youth living in Europe – ADYNE); members: Oskar Wallner (National Council of Swedish Youth Organisations – LSU); Youssef Himmat (Forum of European Muslim Youth and Student Organisations (FEMYSO) and Simona Jonas (Youth for Exchange and Understanding – YEU)).

The Terms of Reference for the period 2014-15 of Advisory Council on Youth were adopted by the Committee of Ministers 20 November 2013.

Photo of all AC members; Photo of Bureau members; Photo of AC members elected on the Programming Committee

NEWS
Request by the Advisory Council to the European Youth Forum (YFJ) to support a National Youth Council in “the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia”

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Past news

The Advisory Council adopted its Action Plan for 2014-2015 on 28 July 2014.
The Advisory Council on Youth issued a statement of solidarity with youth in the Balkans on 6 June 2014.
A joint statement (AC / YFJ) on the situation in Ukraine was adopted at the 31st AC meeting on 24-26 March in Budapest.

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PUBLICATION: “Young Persons and the case-law of the European Convention on Human Rights and the European Social Charter” - by David Hayward with a Foreword by the Advisory Council on Youth
STUDY: Survey on young people’s awareness of their access to rights by Chaim Waibel
The AC on Facebook!

Leaflet of the Advisory Council on Youth: ENGLISH / FRANÇAIS / RUSSIAN

 
   


Advisory Council on Youth - Newsletters


Past issues:
Issue No. 2 February 2013

Issue No. 1 June-2012

Issue No.4 February 2012
Issue No.3 March 2011

Issue No. 2 April 2010

Issue No. 1 February 2010

 

Lists of AC members
Advisory Council members 2014-2015
[Advisory Council members 2012-2013]

 

Youth Representation in external events
2014 calendar
2013 calendar

2012 calendar

2011 calendar

2010 calendar

 

YOUTH EVENT
St. Petersburg, 22-23 September 2012 prior to the 9th European Conference of Ministers responsible for Youth
Conclusions of the Youth Event [French translation]
- Final Report (CCJ(2012)5
- other documents

 

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