“A World Without Borders: A European Dream?” The Young Europeans’ Seminar (YES) gathers around 400 European students aged 15 to 18 at the end of their intra-European exchange year. This event is an opportunity for the students from different religious, political, social and cultural backgrounds to develop their identity as […]

Flashback 2011

“Footprints: Our Responsibility as Global Citizens” In 2010 the YFU countries Lithuania and Switzerland organised the YES. The motto was “Footprints: OurResponsibility as Global Citizens”, which was aimed to bring environmental, socio-cultural and historical aspect to the attention of the participants. In this aspect footprints are signs, that are left behind […]

Flashback 2010

portræt Elena og Peter
Elena Asklof and Peter Laugesen – Founders of Our Europe Since 2013 we have been on the road in Europe half of the time and this traveling makes up the heart of our project, Our Europe (visit We are two young story tellers and film makers from Denmark. […]

Third guest speaker(s) – Elena Asklof and Peter Laugesen

Guy Holness – Founder of the Inspirational Network I am the founder of the Inspirational Network and aspiring entrepreneur. My mission is to use art as a tool to inspire people to adopt a creative life style. I plan to make my mark on this world by developing my […]

Second guest speaker – Guy Holness

Jerry has more than 20 years of experience in the for profit and non-profit world. Jerry has worked in the financial and IT sector as an HR manager, as a consultant, as chairman of the board, as a board member and as an entrepreneur. Jerry has a MA in political […]

First guest speaker – Jerry Krattiger

Victor Ochen
The YES Team is glad and honored to announce that Victor Ochen is the Patron of the YES 2016! Victor was born in 1981 in Uganda and, like most of the children there, Victor Ochen’s childhood took place at the time of the bloody conflict between the Lord’s Resistance Army, cattle […]

The YES 2016 Patron

After a few months of hard work, more than 50 designers involved in the process, and a voting round at the end, we’re happy to finally announce the YES 2016 Logo! The logo is built on a framework that will be used, hopefully, for many editions to come, with only the […]

Revealing the YES 2016 Logo

On the 4th of February, the content team, representatives from the logistics team, as well EEE – YFU met in the outskirts of Turin. A lovely village called Front Canavese, north of Turin. The team from YFU Denmark (one of the organising countries of the YES 2016) and all the others, […]

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