Varna (Bulgaria) will hold events and projects designed to demonstrate the active, essential role that young people and youth organisations can and do play in society. More info »
Aarhus and Paphos: European Capitals of Culture 2017 Aarhus (Denmark) and Pafos (Cyprus) take the places of San Sebastian and Wroclaw as the two European Capitals of Culture for 2017. They will have a year of music, theatre, dance, film and literature events showing their culture to the world. More info »
30 years of Erasmus+
The EU programme Erasmus will celebrate its 30th Anniversary in 2017 and the Erasmus+ web page is dedicated to the occasion. Throughout the year, there will be events all over Europe to mark the anniversary. More info »Launch of the Youth Initiative
On 7th December 2016 the European Commission presented its Youth Initiative containing several key actions aimed at supporting young people in Europe. The four key areas of critical importance for young people are: employment; mobility; solidarity and participation; education and training. More info»
Adoption of the European Commission Communication on improving and modernising education
On 7th December, the European Commission adopted a Communication setting out its vision for ensuring a high quality education for all. More info»
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