Sharing stories to connect young people from the EU member States and the Eastern Neighbourhood countries

YEAs are meeting Mr. Donald Tusk
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My European Batumi

New friends, new opportunities, the biggest networking, increased competencies and knowledge, helping young people around us and strengthening our communities. This is all about Young European Ambassadors’ Program. There has been a lot so far in Georgia during this project. However, I would like to talk about our experience in Batumi during “Georgia’s European Way” Conference days.
Mariam Morchadze 12 August 2019
Participants of the conference
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Young People Debating and Designing the Future of the Eastern Partnership in Georgia

The Eastern Partnership (EaP) is turning 10 years old this year, and many events are held throughout Europe and the EaP countries to celebrate its achievements, raise awareness among the population, debate the pro’s and con’s of the current partnership policy, and draw up proposals on its future to further foster relations between the EU and EaP countries. One of the events celebrating and contemplating the Eastern Partnership, and an extremely successful one if I may say, was the conference “EaP 10th Anniversary - Youth Perspective”, organised by the Proactive Group Georgia in cooperation with ‘EU NEIGHBOURS East’ project and the Georgian Technical University in June 2019. 
Kristin Aldag 08 August 2019
The YEAs team
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The New Generation Summit at College of Natolin (Warsaw)

10 years have passed since the establishment of the Eastern Partnership Initiative. The participating states Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine have implemented a number of reforms in order to foster democracy development and stability in the region with help of the European Union. In 2017 an ambitious plan of the 2020 deliverables for these states has been set up.
Soso Dzamukashvili 24 May 2019
“Gviriloba” Festival
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“Gviriloba” Festival: Make your own EU Flag with Chamomiles!

Since childhood, 2nd May has been one of my favourite days during the year. Because on this day we celebrate the day of my hometown Kutaisi. The whole city exclusively waits for the festival and prepares for it, locals try to make the day interesting and cheerful for them and guests. 
Kristine Chikhladze & Miranda Betchvaia 24 May 2019
Rovshan Badalov among other participants
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The launch of the 10th EaP anniversary celebrations through the eyes of a Young European Ambassador

As a Young European Ambassador I have to date participated in a myriad of events, civic engagement activities and projects. Amongst the ones to highlight is my recent experience attending the 10th Anniversary of Eastern Partnership Launch event that was held in the heart of the European Union, Brussels. 
Rovshan Badalov 20 March 2019
#strongertogether
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Stronger together for a stronger society - Reflections on the Eastern Partnership’s 10th Anniversary

‘Stronger society’ is one of the four key themes of the EU’s Eastern Partnership (EaP). At first this concept could mean any number of things, but for the two of us stronger society means people - especially the youth - having an opportunity to obtain education, information and valuable skills which can be realised, harnessed and put to use through meaningful employment or voluntary work. With enough motivation, people who are empowered and equipped with these opportunities have a real chance to influence and contribute to the social, economic, cultural and political life of their countries and communities.
Esma Gumberidze and Andranik Shirinyan 18 March 2019
The participants of the workshop
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They called me a Young European Woman

On the 9th of March 2019, the Georgian Young European Ambassadors visited ‘Girl Up’ Marneuli which is located in Marneuli, Georgia. The visit's aim was to celebrate International Women's Day with the club's members, and talk about their lifestyles and problems which are faced in their community.
Daria Gasanova 18 March 2019
Viktoriia Onykiienko
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On International Women's Day wish me equal rights

In the beginning of March Europe and the world are celebrating the International Women’s Day. For some reasons in many countries it is often associated with romantic festive spirit, celebration of spring and  blooming. In this regard, women are mostly wished to be tender, caring and beautiful.
Viktoriia Onykiienko 14 March 2019
The Young European Ambassadors during the flash mob
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10 Years Is Just A Beginning: Impressions of a YEA after the EaP Launch Event

In an October morning of 2018, almost 500 young leaders around the EU and EaP countries got letters that they had been waiting for for so long - they officially became part of Class 2018-2019 of Young European Ambassadors. Their mission was indeed special, as they embarked on this very interesting ambassadorship journey at the dawn of celebrations of 10 years since the launch of Eastern Partnership at May 2009 Prague Summit. 100 of the Ambassadors were especially honored to be selected to participate at the EaP 10th Anniversary Launch Event, that took place in Brussels on February 14-15. The program was planned to be quite intense and captivating, and we as participants were happy to get on board with it and make the Event top notch thanks to our contributions.  
Vladislav Kaim 13 March 2019