Inspirational Club of the Year 2023

The Rural Youth Europe Awards are all about showcasing the very best of our member organisations, giving them a platform to gain visibility for their project at a European level. This year we had entries from all corners of Europe, showcasing the very best of rural youth. This year we had three categories, inspirational club of the year, inspirational person …

Project of the Year Finalists

We are excited to announce the top three finalists in the Project of the Year category of this year’s Rural Youth Europe Awards! A Rural Youth Project is a project where young people have worked together towards a common goal on a voluntary basis. A project in which an individual or group of young people have worked together for the …

Greetings from the Nordic 4H Camp 2023!

Hello everyone, my name is Petter, and I am an alumni member of 4H Norway. From the 8th to the 15th of July, this year’s Nordic 4H camp was held in Lom, Norway. The camp gathered more than 600 participants from Norway, Denmark, Finland, as well as some participants from Germany, Switzerland, The United States, and Taiwan that participated through …

The Slovenian Farming Games 2023

On the weekend of the 30th June to 2nd July, we were provided the opportunity to travel to Slovenia and take part in the farming games hosted by ZSPM! The weekend had everything in terms of transport. Delayed and cancelled flights, missed busses and trains across the continent to name just a few of the issues faced over the weekend. …

Rural pride event inspired by Rural Youth Europe Autumn Seminar

It may be the last official day of pride month 2023, however the celebrations are only just beginning in Llandeilo in Carmarthenshire, Wales. Steffan Arwel Evans is a Teacher in a high school in Builth Wells. He is a past member of Wales Young Farmers and last November travelled to Ireland for the Rural Youth Europe Autumn Seminar. The topic …

Niall visits our member organisations!

Over the last month I have had the pleasure of joining YFCU and NFYFC for their AGM’s as well as delivering a video to ZSPM for their GA as I could not be present.  I am thankful for the opportunity to get out and meet members across our member organisations and get an understanding about how each organisation operates. It …

Meet our new Secretary General and Project Manager!

We are very excited to welcome two new members of staff to the Rural Youth Europe team this year! Spyros Papadatos has been appointed as the new Secretary General and Tomás da Cruz Machado has been appointed as the new Project Manager, working on the COCOREADO Project on behalf of Rural Youth Europe. Keep on reading to find out a …

Meet our new Vice Chairman: Nicolai Olsen!

During our Extra General Assembly held earlier this month, we elected a new Vice Chairman. Here is some more information about our new member of the board, Nicolai Olsen! What member organisation are you part of? I have been a part of the Danish 4H since I was 6 years old. It started with my mom being a board member …

We are hiring a Secretary General!

Vacancy at Rural Youth Europe Secretary General  Rural Youth Europe is recruiting a Secretary General. Work can be done remotely and does not require daily commuting to the office although regular travel to the RYEurope events might be required. The Secretary General is responsible for the daily running of Rural Youth Europe and reports to the Chairperson and board of …

We are hiring a COCOREADO Project Manager!

Vacancy at Rural Youth Europe COCOREADO project manager   Context Rural Youth Europe is recruiting a new part time project manager to join our motivated team. Work can be done remotely and does not necessarily require daily commuting to the office. Rural Youth Europe is a European Non-Governmental Organisation whose aim is to unite rural youth organisations across Europe to …