Entries by Kasia Siemasz

Digital Autumn: Think united!

It`s getting colder and darker outside and because of Corona there is not much to do, other than stay at home. Now is a good time to listen to each other and learn something about anti-discrimination. Let’s think united! As YEN we are committed to create a Europe that values diversity. Our engagement is characterized […]

Our new president Andor introduces himself

Andor Barabás is 25 years old and comes from a Hungarian family. However, he grew up among the Transylvanian Saxons (German minority) in Zeiden/Feketehalom/Codlea in Romania. Andor has also attended Saxon schools: the German primary school in Codlea and later the famous German-speaking Johannes Honterus Lyceum in Kronstadt/Brassó/Brasov. He recently completed his master’s degree in […]

Vacancy for the Position of Secretary General

YEN is now looking for its new Secretary General. The selected person will manage the organisation on a daily basis, lead the office and work closely with the board. The position is vacant from 1 January 2021 and located in Berlin, Charlottenburg. Job Description: Management of YEN Office and conduct of its daily affairs (including […]

Call for webinar stars!

We are looking for young people from our Member Organisations to take part in a webinar as guests and talk about their minority, mainly in regards to discrimination experiences and intersectionality.  The format is simple:  a nice talk → between two guests (you and a guest from another youth organisation of other minority groups) → […]

We have a new board! After the General Assembly 2020!

On 10 October 2020 YEN held its first ever Online General Assembly! More than 50 participants, representing 26 member organizations, partners and guests gathered to decide on the plans of the YEN network in the next years and elected new Board Members, Working Group Members and an Auditor. The new YEN board members are Andor […]

The General Assembly of YEN takes place on 10th October online!

After the trying times of corona, we have decided to hold this year’s General Assembly (GA) – due to the given situation – online, on the 10th of October 2020, from 9.30 am (CEST) till 2 pm. It has been a strange year for us all, but we hope to end it on a high […]

Webinar: Youth Friendly Language

Did you ever find it difficult to write a text that is professional and complete but still easy to understand? Join us for our webinar on writing in youth friendly language! WHEN: Tuesday, 15th of September 7-9pm CEST WHERE: on Clickmeeting, to join the webinar simply follow this link. LANGUAGE: English For questions write to: […]

Autumn Seminar 2020 cancelled

You have all seen the rising COVID-19 cases across Europe. We had initially hoped to hold a physical Autumn Seminar combined with our annual General Assembly this year, but it is now clear that it will not be safe to do so. Therefore, we’re sad to inform you that due to too many uncertainties and […]

YEN Digital Summer came to an end

Under the motto “Think beyond borders” the YEN Digital Summer took place from May to July 2020. The special feature of the event series was the online format. Even though we were at home and could not travel, it was even more important to keep our network active and to show solidarity in this challenging […]

Beef with horseradish sauce from the Lusation Sorbs

For 4 persons   Ingredients cooked beef 1 kilogram beef (optimal: marbled with fat) Celery Carrots Onions 1 1/2 litres of water 1 bay leaf 1 carnation 2 grains of allspice   Ingredients horseradish sauce 100g butter 50g flour 0,5l beef broth 2 eggs 100ml milk 100 to 200g fresh horseradish (depending on the desired […]