The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe has decided to devote a large part of its 27th session,14 to 16 October 2014, to the theme "Empowering youth: a shared responsibility for cities and regions".
By inviting a number of young people to take part actively in its 27th session, the Congress, in close co-operation with the Council of Europe Youth Department and the European Youth Foundation (EYF), aims to create a space for dialogue between the youth delegates and local and regional elected representatives.
The youth delegates, one per national delegation, should meet the following criteria:
Applicants are invited to submit a short video, via YouTube, of no more than 45 seconds, to support their application. The link to the video should be sent together with the application.
More information below:
If you are interested in applying, send your complete application by 4 June 2014 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Their participation and the programme are being jointly financed by the Congress, the European Youth Foundation and the Youth Department.