Strasbourg, France 11 October 2017
The Joint Council on Youth (CMJ), the co-managed decision-making committee – composed of both...
Training course on Roma youth participation and self-organisation in Croatia / Trening za sudjelovanje mladih Roma i njihovo samoorganizovanje u HrvatskojZagreb, Croatia 27-29 November 2017 / 27-29 Studeni 2017
The Youth Department of the Council of Europe is launching a call for Croatian participants for a...
European Youth Centre Budapest, Hungary 2-12 October 2017
Phase 2 – The residential training seminar (2-12 October 2017)
CONCLUSIONS - Summer School - Young refugees as actors for social inclusion and intercultural dialogueBraga, Portugal 27 August-3 September 2017
Co-organised with the Global Platform for Syrian Students In cooperation with Kiron - Open Higher...
Regional training course on Roma youth participation and combating antigypsyism / Региональный учебный курс по участию рома молодежи и борьбе с антицыганизмомVilnius, Lithuania / Вильнюс, Литва 6 - 9 November 2017 / 6 - 9 ноября 2017 г.
The Youth Department of the Council of Europe is organising a regional training course on Roma...
Training seminar on combating antigypsyism and online hate speech / Seminario di formazione sul contrasto all’antiziganismo e sull’ hate speech onlineRome, Italy 13-15 November 2017 / 13 -15 Novembre 2017
The Youth Department of the Council of Europe in partnership with the National Office Against...
Young Europeans Are Challenging Antigypsyism – Training Course on combating antigypsyism through Roma youth participationEuropean Youth Centre Strasbourg, France 11-16 September 2017
The European Youth Centre Strasbourg of the Council of Europe is hosting 18 young people during...
Pécs, Veszprém, Kecskemét and Nyíregyháza, Hungary 2016-2017
Following the initial pilot project of 2016, in 2017 members of the Hungarian National Campaign...
European Youth Centre Budapest, Hungary 29-31 August 2017
The European University on Youth Policies, also known as the Summer University, gathered 40...
1 August 2017
On the 2nd August 1944 in the so-called “Gypsy camp” at Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp,...
The Youth Department is part of the Directorate of Democratic Citizenship and Participation within the Directorate General of Democracy (“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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Short movie: "No Hate sounds"
The Roma Youth Action Plan is a response of the Council of Europe to challenges faced by Roma young people in Europe, particularly in relation to their empowerment, participation in policy decision-making processes and structures at European level.
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.
Tranzit is an online platform of the Youth Department of the Council of Europe dedicated to youth work and youth policy measures addressing the transition to autonomy and work life of young people.
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 online campaign platform is the main landing page of the Campaign available for the widest public with testimonials through self-made videos, photos or other visual manifestations.
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.