Call for Participants “The shelter we seek – A critical reflection on church as safer space”

The call for our event is out and you can apply now! Check out all the details on our event page and apply to be part of our event before 17 March 11:59 CET. We look forward to your application and to being part of the task of creating safer spaces in youth work and the church. Read on →

23.02.2024 | Steven Edwards | Events and Trainings, EYCE News

Our new Executive Committee

During the 45th General Meeting, which took place in Poland in August 2023 a new Executive Committee was elected. Aino, Harald, Steven, Aida and Saara are now our new ExCo. If you are interested in who they are, check out their introductions. We wish them all the best and God’s blessing on their journey with EYCE. Read on →

05.10.2023 | Steven Edwards | EYCE News

We need YOU! Be part of our International Planning Team

Next year we will hold an event with the title: The shelter we seek – a critical reflection on church as safer space. What hurtful experiences did churches cause? How do we want to deal with them? Those are questions we want to tackle.  For now, we are accepting applications for five team members who will be responsible for creating and leading the event. The event welcomes 20 participants from diverse backgrounds. The location will […] Read on →

17.09.2023 | Steven Edwards | Events and Trainings, EYCE News

45th General Meeting took place in Wrocław, Poland

The Ecumenical Youth Council in Europe held its 45th General Meeting in Wrocław, Poland from 24th to 27th August 2023. As the General Meeting usually takes place every two years, the agenda had important matters to ensure EYCE’s operations. These included the accounts, budget for the next two years, and the election of the new Executive Committee. The delegates carried out all their tasks and we are pleased to announce the election of the new […] Read on →

15.09.2023 | Steven Edwards | EYCE News

General Assembly of the Conference of European Churches in Tallinn/Estonia (14-20 June 2023)

The plenaries happened in the Black Box. Here you can see the delegates raising their voting cards. Every five years the Conference of European Churches (CEC) gathers its highest decision-making body the General Assembly. Delegates from the 114 member churches, from all across Europe and through the protestant, orthodox and anglican church families through were present. As in between the General Assemblies EYCE, CEC and the World Student Christian Federation Region Europe (WSCF-E) meet at […] Read on →

28.06.2023 | Steven Edwards | EYCE News

45th General Meeting in Wroclaw, Poland

The next General Meeting of EYCE will take place from 24 to 27 August 2023 in Wroclaw, Poland. The General Meeting is the highest decision-making body of our organisation, where delegates of our Member Organisations meet to discuss and decide about EYCE’s future priorities. Thanks to the Polish Ecumenical Council’s Youth Commission we will be hosted in Poland. Read on →

26.05.2023 | Steven Edwards | EYCE News

Newsletter #18 has been published

If you want to know about our latest news and to see what 2023 has in store then take a look at our recent newsletter. Read on →

22.05.2023 | Steven Edwards | EYCE News

Young Christians reflect on the occasion of European Year of Youth


The European Commission declared 2022 as European Year of Youth. On this occasion, the Conference of European Churches (CEC) together with the Ecumenical Youth Council in Europe (EYCE) and the World Student Christian Federation, Europe region (WSCF-Europe) have collected young voices about Christian life in Europe and about the importance and needs of ecumenical organisations. In a year that has been shaped by war, inflation, anxiety and the effects of multiple crises, they reflect about […] Read on →

20.02.2023 | Steven Edwards | EYCE News

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