As PeaceJam Europe, today we launched our ‘Campaign for an Inclusive Europe’ coinciding with International Day of Peace, to mobilise young people and address the most pressing issues facing our communities. From Black Lives Matter to Climate Change, young people are at the forefront championing change, and we want to amplify these efforts through our ‘Laureate of the Future Programme’.
We are very excited to announce that the Pan-European PeaceJam Youth Leadership Conference to take place 11-15 November and in order to make sure that it is accessible to as many young people as possible we have decided to go online!
We will be sharing more details with you soon, but for now, pencil in PeaceJam for November, because it’s going to be full of amazing online activities!
The EPTO General Assembly took place online on Wednesday, 24 June. The GA was planned to take place in Brussels at the end of June as part of EPTO’s Event for Members, however due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Event for Members has been postponed till mid-December 2020. Even though we were disappointed not to be able to meet face-to-face with our Members and Board Members, we managed to come together online and celebrate the work being done.
To help us navigate our way through these challenging times we have put together a list of valuable resources from our members, partners, other organisations, networks and beyond. Here we have highlighted just some of their work, but you will find many more on their websites.
Adrian Hristescu, Chairman of the EPTO Board shared with us the following words: