2nd Working Group on Political Economy @ Riga, Latvia Best wishes to the new mandate! Meet the new leadership! Welcome to the 13th YES Presidium! 19th May #Act4Youth

Summer camp 2018: the call for hosting is open!

The Summer Camps are one of the most important events of our organisation: we gather hundreds of activists from all over Europe and beyond to discuss, train ourselves, come up with new ideas for the future, draft policy papers and have fun. The 2018 Summer Camp will be particularly important, considering ...

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Be with YES this fall! – Upcoming events

Dear comrades, In 2017, YES celebrates a very special date. We are celebrating our 25th anniversary since our foundation in the Hague, Netherlands. To commemorate this anniversary, we have decided to make an event that would combine all the features of our identity. Thus, we would kindly ask you to Save the Date in ...

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Statement of YES Democracy and Fighting Right Wing Extremism Coordinator

As a result of the humanitarian crisis in the Middle East, YES and CTP Youth Organization have been closely following the high increase in refugees and asylum seekers in Europe. In this framework, YES and CTP Youth Organization have launched a campaign under the name of #RefugeesWelcome, making it clear ...

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YES Presidium: Statement on the Situation in Poland

We are deeply concerned by the developments in Poland. Judicial independence and separation of powers are crucial for democracy and rule of law. Thanks to the ongoing protests of the Polish people during the last few weeks in numerous cities and the warnings of the EU commission, president Andrzej Duda ...

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YES Network Coordinator Baris Onel: Unite Cyprus Now!

Far right extremism had led to a division of Cyprus for more that 40 years. The consequences of nationalism had been severe to generations of Cypriots who either had to be refugees or had lost their loved ones. Today, the leaders of Greek and Turkish Cypriots will be meeting in Crans-Montana, ...

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YES Feminist Network Coordinator Andrea Scheck: The Polish Government’s Plan to Reduce Women’s Access to the Morning-After Pill is Unacceptable

The conservative Polish government has just launched an attack on women by passing legislation which will drastically reduce women’s access to the morning-after pill. The law was signed in defiance of human rights groups and political opposition, and will make it so women will now need to make an appointment with a doctor and ...

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What you need to know about Turkey’s referendum

Dear all, please read this interesting article, send to us by our Turkinsh comrades. What you need to know about Turkey's referendum Turkey’s referendum pulled a lot of attention from Europe and international organisations: the discussion does not seem to stop about the conditions under which the referendum campaign was held, arrests, media ...

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2nd Youth Plan Action Day – #Act4Youth

Do you want to create a better Europe for all of us? Do you want to push for policies benefitting our generation? Do you want to have access to the Erasmus+ program no matter what your educational status is? Increase its funding? Do you want a guarantee for quality jobs, Do ...

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YES-IUSY Working Group on Political Economy | Riga | 18-21 May 2017

From the 18th to the 21st of May,  YES and IUSY will gather young people from all over the world to continue the work and discussions of our Working Group on Political Economy in Riga, Latvia. The Working Group is an ongoing joint project aiming to find answers for burning ...

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#YEScongress17: our Resolutions and Strategic Paper towards 2019

Our 13th YES Congress was less than two weeks ago. Around 250 delegates from all over Europe and several friends, comrades and guests gathered for four days in Duisburg not only to elect our new leadership but also to pass important resolutions which will guide the future work of YES ...

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