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Working Group on the review of the Manual for School Students 2015

group-pictureFrom the 10th to the 13th of April, the kick-off meeting of the Working Group on the review of the Manual for School Students 2015 was held in Vienna. The Working Group, which will last until the end of 2015, gathers three representatives of OBESSU Member Organisations and a Board Member, with the support of the OBESSU Communication and Membership Officer.
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OBESSU MC meets in Brussels!

MC article 2On the 18th and 19th of April the entire Monitoring Committee (former OBESSU Board member Nora Kleibel from AKS, Sasa Pesic from UNSS and Elsa Lengeler from USO) met in Brussels to have its annual meeting. Read more >>>

European Youth Forum’s Council of Members

pic YFJ article 2Between 17th to 18th April, OBESSU Board member Brendan Power attended the Council of Members (COMEM) of the European Youth Forum (YFJ). The COMEM took place in Brussels, Belgium and brought together all of the Youth Forum’s members in order to take decisions on the policy of the platform.
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SLL, FSS and SAKKI fight against massive education cuts in Finland

Joint StatementOur Finnish Member Organisations, the Union of Finnish Upper Secondary School Students (SLL), the Swedish-speaking School Student Union of Finland (FSS) and Suomen Ammattiin Opiskelevien Liitto (SAKKI), together with Suomen Opiskelija-Allianssi (OSKU) have been fighting against massive cuts to the educational system in Finland. Read more >>>

"School council in every school”: BSSU’s campaign on student participation

BSSU 3The Bulgarian School Student Union (BSSU), our new Candidate Organisation, launched a national campaign in Bulgaria to inform, support and create student councils in every school. Its main aim is to enhance student participation and foster student representation in every school. Read more >>>

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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 and Observer organisations from around 20 European countries. All member organisations are independent, national, representative and democratic school student organisations.