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

'EU&U' event in Baranovichi, February 2018

Going abroad and organising informational meetings: My advice as a Young European Ambassador

As a Young European Ambassador from Belarus, I recently organised in an event in Baranovichi, where people could learn more about EU-funded opportunities for young Belarusians. If you are interesting in my experience and top tips ...
Hanna Launikovich 13 March 2018

Tips for travelling the EU on a budget

The European Union covers both a very diverse and fascinating region of the world and offers many opportunities to be discovered. Here are some tips on how you can make the most of it on a student budget.
Magdalena Kortas 08 March 2018

See you again soon – maybe on a youth exchange somewhere in Europe? ☺ #UkraineGoesGlobal

In December 2017, I went to teach children English at a high school in the Ukrainian town of Snihurivka, through the organisation “Go Global”. During my short, three-week stay, some of the pupils I taught were asking me about the opportunities to go abroad ...
Dorothea Tkadleckova, Czech Republic 21 February 2018
Ilhama Gasimzade & Sara Rajabli

Connecting and inspiring young people in Azerbaijan

Hi everyone! I am Sara. I am already in my second year as a Young European Ambassador (YEA) and enjoying sharing all the opportunities provided by the EU for students and young people. I have experienced the importance of both participating and organising ...
Sara Rajabli & Ilhama Gasimzade 08 December 2017

Presenting the YEAs initiative to 700 Ukrainian students

Every year, summer changes to autumn and brings with it a somewhat cold and nostalgic mood. Obviously, we were all looking to find warmth and inspiration this autumn. And we found the perfect place – an event which was held on 18 November in Kyiv, Ukraine...
Kateryna Chubei 08 December 2017
Carolina Sclifos

Returning to my country as a Young European Ambassador

Always, when I go back home, I am fulfilled with a sense of happiness and childhood memories. But this time, when I returned as a Young European Ambassador, it was a special honour, as I had the opportunity to share my experience...
Carolina Sclifos 08 December 2017
Dorothea Tkadleckova

"Our common values is what unite us all" - My experience in Moldova

As a wholehearted European citizen I was happy to be selected as one of the 27 Young European Ambassadors to take part in a mission to visit schools in the Republic of Moldova. The visit lasted three weeks in total...
Dorothea Tkadleckova 08 December 2017
Alesia Petrovets

What is the secret recipe to participate in EU-funded opportunities?

How many times have you thought, “I will change my life and step out of my comfort zone”, “tomorrow I will finally become a volunteer at a local not-for-profit organisation”, “I’m going to find the educational project of my dreams and apply to it”? And what usually happens next? ...
Alesia Petrovets 28 November 2017
Serhii Lashyn

Erasmus+: go pursue your dreams!

For a great number of people, European integration means a lot. However, what this concept concretely means is often unknown. How can we engage in European integration? How can we benefit from it? And can we do it when we are outside the EU? I want to tell you about one personal example: Erasmus+. This programme ...
Serhii Lashyn 21 November 2017