|About||The European Youth Forum is the platform of youth organisations in Europe. Independent, democratic, youth-led, it represents over 100 youth organisations.|
The European Youth Forum represents and advocates for the needs and interests of all young people in Europe, through their positive and active participation.
* Increase the participation of young people and youth organisations in society, as well as in decision-making processes;
* Positively influence policy issues affecting young people and youth organisations, by being a recognised partner for international institutions, namely the European Union, the Council of Europe and the United Nations;
* Promote the concept of youth policy as an integrated and cross-sectoral element of overall policy development;
* Facilitate the participation of young people through the development of sustainable and independent youth organisations at the national and international level;
* Foster the exchange of ideas and experience, mutual understanding, and equal rights and opportunities among young people in Europe;
* Uphold intercultural understanding, democracy, respect, active citizenship and solidarity;
* As the biggest regional youth platform in the world, we work to deepen European integration while at the same time contributing to the development of youth work in other regions of the world.
|Description||The European Youth Forum is the platform of youth organisations in Europe. Independent, democratic, youth-led, it represents over 100 youth organisations.|