Rural Youth Europe Board Meetings Since 2010

Throughout the year the board meet to discuss business matters regarding the running of the organisation. We aim to meet physically around 5 to 6 times a year with shorter, virtual meetings in between. The map above shows the countries where we have held our board meetings since 2010. We try to visit different countries so we can meet with …

Rural Youth Europe Events Since 2011

Throughout the year Rural Youth Europe hold a number of events to benefit our members. The map above shows the locations that our events have been held since 2011. Our 3 main events are the European Rally, Autumn seminar and the Study session. The European Rally is our flagship event with around 100 participants and usually held in July or …

RYEurope meetings go online!

Our Grand Prep meeting, which takes place in Spring and brings together key people from past and upcoming events teams, was due to take place in Slovenia from 1-6 April. We had planned to have a full programme to prepare for events in 2020. However, due to the ongoing Covid19 situation, we had to adapt accordingly and instead we held …

Shrinking Space for Civil Society – The Study Session

Iiristiina Heinonen, participated in the Study Session that took place in the beginning of March this year. Here below she tells us about the experience. I participated in study session “Shrinking space for civil society” in the beginning of March. The session was in France, in European Youth Centre in Strasbourg. The session was organised by Rural Youth Europe and European Confederation …

Democracy in Denmark

We start the year with a look back to 2019’s final event. We had the pleasure to meet a small group of active and engaged youngsters in Copenhagen, Denmark. Karoliina, who represented Finland at Participate in Active Rural Democracy, tells us a bit about the experience. When I left for Denmark 12th of November I was super excited because democracy …