23 mars 2023
4th Summit and new four-year programme – the Joint Council decides on priorities for the youth sectorEuropean Youth Centre Strasbourg 22 March 2023
The upcoming 4th Summit of Heads of State and Government will define the future orientations of...
22 mars 2023
CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: Training course Young activists for democracy22 March 2023
Are you a young activist? Do you want to take action for democracy, human rights, and youth...
20 mars 2023
Solidarity with youth civil society in Georgia
Recalling the provisions of Committee of Ministers recommendation CM/Rec(2022)6 on protecting...
17 mars 2023
Romania joins the Partial Agreement on youth mobility through the youth card
On 7 March 2023, the Partial Agreement on Youth Mobility through the Youth Card welcomed Romania...
13 mars 2023
The exhibition "Youth work in war time" is on displayEuropean Youth Centre Strasbourg 13 March 2023
In March 2023 the exhibition "Youth work in war time" opens at the European Youth Center in...
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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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - Activities in co-operation with the European Youth Centre in 2024
Call for participants: Workshop/launching event "YOUNG REFUGEES: Turning 18 with confidence"
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.
Roma Youth Participation
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.
Youth, Peace and Inclusion
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.
Youth Work Portfolio
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.
No Hate Speech Movement
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.
Quality Label for Youth Centres
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.
HRE Youth Programme
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.