Video: ‘United For Dignity’ – Young Roma and the fight against multiple discrimination

Key speakers, contributors and the rap group De La Negra are featured in this video report on the conference ‘United For Dignity,’ which took place earlier this week at the European Youth Centre in Strasbourg.

Nils Muižnieks: My fears for Europe’s youth

“Due to chronic unemployment, many young people are losing hope in the future of their countries, their faith in the political elite, and their belief in Europe,” the Commissioner for Human Rights declared today.

Podcast: Politics, youth alienation and the end of the inter-generational contract

As voters in European Union countries prepare to go to the polls, Marta Medlinska, Co-ordinator of the Council of Europe – EU youth partnership programme discusses the reasons for youth alienation from mainstream politics.

Podcast: European Youth Event 2014

Klaus Loeffler, from the European Parliament, discusses the key themes and strategy behind the European Youth Event 2014.

Video: Youth in 2020 – The future of youth policies

“We will try to understand what are the trends right now and what will be the future situation of young people,” says Marta Medlinska, coordinator of the Council of Europe – EU youth partnership project. “We want to see what challenges this poses for them, for youth policy and for youth research.”