What is the European Youth Event (EYE2018)?

The EYE2018 took place on 1-2 June 2018 in the European Parliament's seat in Strasbourg. It is a unique opportunity for young Europeans to make their voices heard.

During the event, participants :

  • Came up with ideas for the future of Europe
  • Discussed with European decision makers
  • Met more than 8,000 young people from all over Europe

Follow-up to the event:

  • July 2018: a report featuring the most concrete ideas discussed during the event will be distributed to all Members of the European Parliament (MEPs).
  • Autumn 2018: some participants will present the most developed ideas from the report to a number of parliamentary committees and get feedback from MEPs.


EYE2018 Report: 100 ideas for a better future!

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The 9,000 participants who came last June at the EYE2018 in Strasbourg wanted to leave a mark on European politics. What happens next with the ideas they discussed? Read more to find out!

The EYE2018: Giving a voice to young people

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For two days, the European Parliament in Strasbourg was full of colour, thoughts and fresh energy. On this occasion, 8970 young people took to the Parliament in Strasbourg, along with over 250 speakers, 11 partners, hundreds of youth organizations and many enthusiastic volunteers.

The European elections: how to involve young people?

Young people holding a sign
Participants at the EYE had the chance to take part in a video competition about the elections. Keep on reading to find out who won and how to get involved in the campaign.

EYE2018 Report

EYE2018 Report
100 ideas for a better future!

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