3 oct. 2023
Let’s get political! Call for participants for a seminar on engagement of young people in political life3 October 2023
How do we support and empower young people to engage in political life of our communities? What...
2 oct. 2023Strasbourg 2 October 2023
The Committee of the Ministers, the Council of Europe’s decision-making body, has agreed on the...
2 oct. 2023European Youth Centre Strasbourg 2 October 2023
The European Free Alliance Youth (EFAY) and the Unrepresented People’s Organisations (UNPO) host...
2 oct. 20232 October 2023
The Youth Department is initiating a project - Democratic Participation with Belarusian Youth...
28 sept. 202328 September 2023
The residential seminar of the Compass Training of Trainers in Human Rights Education (TOTHRE)...
The Youth Department is part of the Directorate of Democratic Participation within the Directorate General of Democracy and Human Dignity (“DGII”) of the Council of Europe. The youth programmes of the Council of Europe are an integral part of a wealth of initiatives aimed at the development of a common European cultural identity.
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The platform provides an on-line space for interacting, knowledge and information sharing both for the participants and trainers of youth activities of the Council of Europe.
Supporting Roma youth participation, promoting equality of opportunities to participate, and countering the effects of discrimination on young Roma
The Enter! project aims at the development of youth policy and youth work responses to situations of exclusion, discrimination and violence affecting young people, particularly in multicultural disadvantaged neigh-bourhoods.
This site provides an overview of some of the main initiatives of the Youth Sector to support Youth initiatives for an inclusive and peaceful society for Youth in Europe and globally.
This is an online tool that helps individuals, teams and organisations doing youth work around Europe to understand their competence and to develop it more effectively.
This site provides information about the No Hate Speech Movement which is a youth campaign against hate speech and for human rights online of the Council of Europe, its objectives, who is involved, campaign materials and publications.
The on-line version of Compass, the manual for human rights education with young people.
A project to promote the European Youth Centres of the Council of Europe as standard-setting instruments and examples of good practice for youth policy, the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe welcomed the initiative for an initial pilot phase of three years, starting in 2010.
The project of the Youth Department of the Council of Europe on Human Rights Education is a direct contribution of the core mission of the organisation to promote and protect human rights.
The Living Library is a tool that seeks to challenge prejudice and discrimination. It works just like a normal library: visitors can browse the catalogue for the available titles, choose the book they want to read, and borrow it for a limited period of time.