Sharing stories to connect young people from the EU member States and the Eastern Neighbourhood countries

My mother's recipe of traditional Ukrainian rogaliki

My mother's recipe of traditional Ukrainian rogaliki

Several countries claim that rogaliki is part of their culinary heritage, Ukraine being one of them. I want to share with you my mother’s recipe, which she got from her own mother. Rogaliki is a traditional pastry, which we eat not only on special occasions, but also in our normal daily life. They’re easy to make and can be ready in an hour...
Olga Rudenko 11 May 2018
Viktor Savinok, Young European Ambassador from Ukraine

Building a career in journalism: My personal advice and experience

After reading one of my essays, my advisor told me I should try out a career in journalism someday. “You know, you describe things in a very interesting way, you should try it,” he said at the time. Back then, I didn’t pay significant attention...
Viktor Savinok 27 April 2018
Serhii Lashyn meeting with the University Press of Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University

How universities and students can contribute to press freedom

When I think about freedom of the press, I imagine not only the absence of state-approved oppression and censorship, but also readers’ true devotion to the values of the free press. Indeed, independent media cannot exist without the readers being ...
Serhii Lashyn 27 April 2018
Hanna Launikovich for EuroRadio in Belarus

Long live the radio: How to smash an interview as a Young European Ambassador

There is no doubt that ‘digital’ is everywhere, and there are very few new features in the digital world that surprise us now. Nevertheless, we still have the good old radio – a medium that we expected to be dead ...
Hanna Launikovich 27 April 2018
World Press Freedom Day 2018

World Press Freedom Day – A day to remember our quest for liberty

Every year on the 3rd of May, we celebrate World Press Freedom Day – a day when we reaffirm our commitment to the fundamental principles of press freedom, and remember those who sacrificed their lives to give a voice...
George Melashvili 27 April 2018
Bohdana Sybikovska

Press freedom in Ukraine: how to have your voice heard?

In the age of globalisation, information has become a tool that is able to influence political decisions and introduce new approaches to our perception of the world. It is no wonder that the media is sometimes...
Bohdana Sybikovska 27 April 2018
Ukrainian YEAs meet with the Ministry of Youth and Sports

Join us on 3 May to celebrate stronger partnership between Ukraine & the EU!

After meeting representatives from the Ukrainian Ministry of Youth and Sports on the occasion of an event organized in Kyiv, a group of ‘Young European Ambassadors’ from Ukraine was invited to discuss with them how our initiative and the Ministry could support...
Oksana Melnyk 25 April 2018
Young European Ambassadors' meeting with Mr. Ari Margarian, Head of the EU Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of Armenia

Armenian youth is becoming more active in EU-Armenia relations

“We are pleased to see that Armenian youth is becoming more and more interested in the EU-Armenia relations, and in the Eastern Partnership in general”, noted Mr. Ara Margarian, the Head of the EU Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of Armenia, during his meeting with Armenian Young European Ambassadors (YEAs). The meeting was organised on the initiative of the Armenian MFA.
Ani Khachatryan - Armenia 27 March 2018
Travel as part of personal development

Travel as a part of personal development

Travel is becoming increasing popular, particularly among young people. In February this year, Young European Ambassador Sara Rajabli and her colleagues capitalised on this popularity by holding an event about the potential of travel to boost personal development.
Sara Rajabli 22 March 2018