In the framework of the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the EU
, that runs from 1st January to 30th June, the Portuguese Ministry of Education
and the National Youth Council
are hosting the European Union Youth Conference
, from the 12th to the 15th March.
The EU Youth Conference in Portugal is part of the 8th Cycle of the EU Youth Dialogue that focuses on Youth Goal #9 "Space and Participation for All", under the motto "Europe for YOUth - YOUth for Europe: Space for Democracy and Participation". The main goal of the Portuguese EU Youth Conference will be to provide a roadmap for decision-makers, youth organisations and young people to work at local, national and European levels, during the Implementation Phase of the 8th Cycle of the EU Youth Dialogue, so that at the Slovenian EU Youth Conference an evaluation can be undertaken and recommendations can be put forward. The main outcome of the EU Youth Conference in Portugal will be a Toolbox of actions, measures and political recommendations to help achieve European Youth Goal #9 and its 7 targets. DOWNLOAD THE FINAL REPORT