JEF at the Preparatory meeting on COP 16 in Mollina, Spain.

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In the framework of the 2010 UN International Year of Youth, the 11th edition (12-19 September) of the University of Youth and Development (UYD) focussed on sustainable development and linked this to human rights and the fulfilment of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s). The UYD is a joint activity organised by the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe, the […]

International Seminar on Gender in Bratislava! 21-26 March

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Saturday the 20th of March I took the plane to Bratislava, together with Pia and Tomas from the JEF Europe office. Always nice to know that, leaving from Brussels to an International Seminar, most of the times you are accompanied by our friends of the JEF secretariat! Anyways, arriving too soon for the seminar, due to no planes flying on […]

Europe, tear down this wall!

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The 9th of November JEF Leuven’s first activity took place! We celebrated the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, together with several of our JEF departments all over Europe! Our goal was not just to reminisce about Eastern Europe’s new found freedom, but also to point out that despite our progress, there are still many visa-restrictions that […]