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Together we can make a change: a successful European Youth Event!

Around 7500 participants (aged 16-30);
More than 150 big activities organised BY and FOR young people;
More than 50 youth organisations involved;
Dozens of volunteers;
Decision-makers;
Workshops, performances, music…
… and much, much more!
Between the 20th and the 21st of May 2016, thousands of young people met in Strasbourg, France, for one of the biggest youth events taking place in Europe. The European Youth Event 2016, organised by the European Parliament with valuable support of the European Youth Forum, gave the opportunity to young people coming from all over Europe and beyond to exchange ideas and perspectives with their peers and with European decision-makers, presenting innovative ideas on how to tackle important issues of OUR time. Read more >>>

Be the change you want to see in the world: a chronicle of OBESSU Study Session

During the week between the 24th April and the 1st May 2016, OBESSU held the Study Session “Bringing Human Rights Education to School” organised in cooperation with the Youth Department of the Council of Europe (CoE) in the European Youth Centre in Budapest, Hungary. Read more >>>

The OBESSU Newsletter is sent out every month to all OBESSU Member, Candidate & Affiliate Organisations and partners. The Newsletter gathers information on news and events relating to OBESSU and its fields of interest. If you have a story to tell, contact us at:

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OBESSU – The Organising Bureau of European School Student Unions is the platform for cooperation between the national school student unions active in general secondary and secondary vocational education in Europe. It was founded in April 1975 in Dublin, Ireland and brings together Member, Candidate and Affiliate Organisations from around 20 European countries. All Member Organisations are independent, national, representative and democratic school student organisations.