Warsaw, Poland


Y Vote aims to encourage young people to make informed choices at the European Parliament elections while increasing their knowledge about topics that are relevant for young Europeans. To reach this goal, seven conventions, corresponding to the topics of the EU Youth Agenda, are organised. As a participant, you will learn about the functioning of the EU, Education & Training in the EU and discuss how to become active in society.

The result of this events is a set of political recommendations on the topic, which will be combined with all other Convention results and then be presented to stakeholders: Our Agenda for Europe.

Date: 6th – 9th of December 2018
Place: Warsaw, Poland
Fee: Max. 50€
Organisers: AEGEE-Warsaw & Y Vote
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  • Workshops, discussions with policy makers & more
  • Accommodation
  • 3 meals a day
  • A chill social programme with cultural dinner
  • A Project Hub

Learning points:

  • How is the EU dealing with Education & Training
  • How do the EU institutions function together?
  • How can I take part in shaping the EU of tomorrow?
  • How to talk to politicians at events?
  • What other ways do I have to take part in active society?


  • A set of recommendations for our agenda for Europe on the topic
  • Your ability to be a multiplier and inform people on the European Parliament elections 2019
  • 40 new friends from all over Europe
  • Great ideas for new projects and youth initiatives regarding the topic of Education & Training

The participants selection will be done with all organising entities, and the results be shared within 7 days after the application deadline. We encourage all young people, AEGEE members and not, to apply for this event.

* this travel reimbursement can only be provided to participants residing in Belgium / Bulgaria / Croatia / Estonia / Germany / Greece / Hungary / Italy / FYROM / The Netherlands / Poland / Romania / Slovenia / Spain / Turkey / France.

This convention is part of the project “European Youth Together: My Europe. My Say”. This project is coordinated by the World Organisation of the Scout Movement (WOSM). This project is made possible with the support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union.


Dorothea Harles

External Relations Manager

Dorothea is a master student in sociology at the university of Leipzig. She is an AEGEE member for more than three years and has been actively involved in the network before coming to the Y Vote project. During her studies and internships she gained experience on the topic of participation at elections and youth engagement. In the Y vote project, she is concerend with the external relations.

Leonardo Manganelli

Content Manager

Leonardo is a, half-Italian half-British, 19 year old student of Political Sciences and American Studies at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. Europe and the European Union were a part of his whole life, whether it was in his school or his parents’ work. His passion for politics and Europe lead to his joining both AEGEE-Frankfurt and the organising team of Pulse of Europe in March 2017. Even though he left the latter in November 2017, he continues to do all he can within AEGEE. Aside of his work for Y Vote, he currently holds the position of president of AEGEE-Frankfurt, moderator of the Public Relations Committee’s Design team, Moderator and PR responsible for the Politics Interest Group of AEGEE-Europe