You can now register for our Autumn Seminar

The Youth of European Nationalities (YEN) is looking for participants for the Autumn Seminar “Rewriting our Story”. The event will take place in Brittany and will be hosted by Kenstroll Breizh. It will be supported by the European Youth Foundation of the Council of Europe. Participants should arrive on the 1st and depart on the 7th of […]

YEN in 2021

Even though we can not meet for regular seminars YEN is still here to offer you inspiration and opportunities to connect with youth from minorities around Europe.     In 2021 we are “Changing the Narrative”!     Changing the Narrative? Every day we are surrounded by stories and narratives that influence how we think […]

Call for Trainers

YEN is  looking for one or two trainers to prepare and implement a four week online course in late April and May. The online course will be spread over four weeks and should be based on methods of non-formal education fitting to the online context. The main aim of this activity is for the participants […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Think beyond borders – YEN Digital Summer has started!

In the next two months, we invite you to our activities under the motto “Think beyond borders”. Even when at home and not able to travel, we want to keep our network active and connected and reflect on the current situation as well as the challenges national, ethnic and linguistic  minorities face. Here we present […]