Our candidate for the 2018-19 Advisory Council on Youth of the Council of Europe

We are proudly presenting you our candidate for the 2018-2019 Advisory Council on Youth of the Council of Europe: Matic Germovšek Matic: "I am representing YEN in the current Advisory Council mandate and would like to continue with the good…

YEN has financial Problems

We need your help! We’re very sorry to tell you that YEN has massive financial problems ever since Matic (Convenor for Minority Rights and Politics) accidentally bought the most expensive first class ticket for his flight to this year’s…

The Slovene Minority in Italy

At the official opening of the Kick-Off Seminar in Trst, Italy in February, we were lucky to enjoy the interesting speech of Ksenija Dobrila, a representative of the Slovene minority in Italy. The speech gives a very good picture of the situation…

New steps in the Minority Safepack Initiative

Minorities in Europe won a victory against the European Commission! The EU court judged that the Commission has to clearly define why they rejected the MSPI. Congratualtions to the citizens committee and the  Federal Union of European Nationalities…

Mission: visit of the Czech minority in Daruvar (Croatia)

YEN-MAN visited the city of Daruvar, where he was the guest of the Czech minority. This proved to be a very warm welcome, because our hero met with lots of important people: representatives of the Czech National Council, the Czech Union, the…

Mission: visit of the Serbian minority in Zagreb (Croatia)

YEN-MAN met the representatives of the Serbian National Council and Serbian association ‘Privrednik’ in the city of Zagreb. Here he presented YEN’s network, it’s aims and plans for the future, but not without winking at and thereby charming…

Mission: visit of the Slovenian minority in Rijeka (Croatia)

YEN-MAN started out his majestic journey on the beautiful Adriatic coast, in the city of Rijeka. Here he visited young members of the Slovenian minority. The hosts from the cultural educational society Bazovica were so kind to gather also representatives…

Ahoy, Working Group of Communication!

From the 21st to 23rd of october the working group of communication met in rainy but, apart from that, very beautiful Flensburg in northern Germany. As soon as the travellers from all over Europe arrived, they realised that, indeed, it had been…

Breaking walls at the YLS in Burgenland

This year’s Youth Leader Seminar of YEN "Breaking Walls / Rušiti zid(in|ov)e" took place from 26th of September to 2nd of October in Austria, at Burg Lockenhaus/Livka in Burgenland. But instead of breaking castle walls (it would be a pity…

“Minorities on Stage” at the Diversity Festival 2016

Moscow, Москва́ ... This year, from August 7-14 we had the pleasure to run the Diversity Festival for the second time. After this event happening in Bautzen/Budyšin (Germany) last year, it was now time to travel to Moscow (Russia).…