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…

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…

What's going on in Carinthia, Austria?

Source: FUEN www.fuen.org The reform of the Carinthian state constitution, which is one of the key priorities of the Carinthian state government consisting of the three coalition parties (SPÖ: Social Democrats – Prime Minister Kaiser,…

A journey through Gagauzia

Hello everyone and warm greetings from the very heart of Berlin! The last month I have done an internship at the office of YEN in Berlin and I am so glad about it. This was an exceptional opportunity not only to know the people, who are working…

YEN VIDEO COMPETITION

Call FOR VIDEOS: "Camera Obscura numerus minor" Dear Members! We are looking for creative producers who want to participate in the video project „Camera obscura numerus minor“. The project is made possible by the Minority Commissioner…

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…

Meet each other instead of fear each other!

People have migrated and influenced destination countries across the world for several thousands of years. Therefore, migration is a significant aspect in human history. It is not a new phenomenon but moreover a natural social effect of a long…

On the trails of minority languages

Our workshop group at the recent Youth Leader Seminar of YEN “Rušiti zid(in|ov)e / Breaking Walls” consisted of eleven different minorities from eight different countries, spoke eight minority languages, and had one goal: to connect. Despite…