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    The Ecumenical Youth Council in Europe is a strong network of young Christians promoting the unity of Christianity throughout all of Europe.

    EYCE has member organisations in 24 countries and these are either national ecumenical youth councils, denominational youth councils or bodies or international Christian youth organisations.

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Young people gather to develop strategies and responses to hate speech!

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“In a time of increased conflict around the world, it was refreshing to spend time with admirable young people from different faiths, beliefs and backgrounds who will be valuable assets to our society. It confirms my belief once again that the problem lies with our political leaders & not between religious believers. I pray we will grow to be more open, tolerant and exemplary members of society. Thank you everyone, it was a great pleasure!” […] Read on →

 

EYCE ExCo meets in Madrid, Spain

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From the 5th – 8th of June 2014 the Executive Committee (ExCo) of the Ecumenical Youth Council in Europe (EYCE) met for their regular meeting in Madrid, Spain. The ExCo also took the opportunity to meet the representatives of EYCE’s Member Organisation in Spain, as well as establish new contacts with young people in Madrid.   During their meeting EYCE Executive Committee members reviewed and evaluated the work that has been done since their last […] Read on →

 

Young Europeans: We stand for sustainability and Eco-justice!

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Environment and sustainable development have been among the mostly debated issues on the level of the international politics, within the civil society, as well as the Churches. Regular high level political meetings take place to negotiate the contribution of global players to reduction of the harmful effects of the mankind to the environment, through emission cuts, renewable energy and legislative mechanisms, that would support sustainable development.   The EU is among the major players in […] Read on →

 

Join the International Planning Committee for “Food, Land and Water”

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From the years 2011 – 2013 EYCE has been running an Campaign to Promote Ecological Justice, which has been addressing issues of ecological justice from various aspects – theological, socio-economic and political, through analysing the links between ecology politics and economics, as well as regarding ecological justice as crucial element of Human Rights.   EYCE feels the need to follow-up this campaign and link it to the new EYCE’s Campaign to Overcome Poverty “Break the […] Read on →

 

Poverty is people. PEOPLE are solution too.

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A little more than a week ago EYCE training course “Poverty Exposed: A training course to challenge the patterns of poverty”, which took place form the 4th – 11th of May 2014, came to the end. This training course gathered young people from Europe, as well as Lebanon and Nigeria to discuss the poverty in Europe and globally, and to acquire concrete skills and methods to bring back home to tackle the poverty in their […] Read on →

 

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