Entries by Olga Dobriakova

We want to know what YOU want from YEN!

Join a group discussion to assess the needs of YEN Member Organisations! We as YEN would like to know more about your needs and how we can support you! The Youth of European Nationalities has grown and improved a lot over the last couple of years, growing in Memberships, office staff, activities and content, while […]

Digital Autumn: Think united!

YEN´s Digital Autumn: Think United! took place from December 2020 to January 2021. As part of it YEN hosted a series of Webinars, created resource collection and implemented an online campaign with quotes and information about activists from various communities. The Digital Autumn covered topics such as anti-discrimination, inclusion, intersectionality and diversity  to encourage your […]

Statement of the Youth of European Nationalities on the European Commission’s decision on the Minority SafePack Initiative

After a decade of intensive calls for promotion and improvement of minority rights in the European Union, on 14 January 2021, the European Commission took a stance that clearly goes against the EU values. By rejecting yet another European Citizens Initiative (ECI) the European Commission showed its disregard for one of few instruments of participatory […]

Minority SafePack – One million signatures for diversity

The European Citizens’ Initiative “Minority SafePack” aims to promote the rights of national and linguistic minorities, ensure their protection at EU level and calls on the EU to use the tools at its disposal in this regard. Although the EU Treaty lists the respect for rights of persons belonging to minorities as an EU value, […]

Meet our newest Member Organisation: DM+

During the last General Assembly of YEN on 10th of October, we have welcomed a new addition to our network – the organisation of Slovenes in Italy, DM+. We asked them to present themselves, so that you can get to know them better. DM+ WELCOME IN YEN! DM+ is a newly born organisation. Our intent […]

YEN goes 2021

After the unusual year 2020 we are looking forward to opening a next chapter with exiting activities. And we want YOU to join! There will be familiar activities but also some new formats to explore. In addition to the popular Seminars (like Easter and Autumn Seminar) we offer an Online Course, Regional Trainings and a […]