AEGEE-Europe / European Students’ Forum
AEGEE is one of Europe’s biggest interdisciplinary student organisations, striving for a democratic, diverse and borderless Europe. As a non-governmental, politically independent, and non-profit organisation AEGEE is open to students and young people from all faculties and disciplines. Founded in 1985 in Paris, today AEGEE has grown to a Network of 13000 friends, present in 200 cities in 40 countries all over Europe. Through our activities, we empower students and young people in Europe to take an active role in society. We create a space for dialogue and learning opportunities as well as act as their representative towards decision-makers. AEGEE strengthens mutual understanding among young Europeans and brings Europe closer to young people.
Membership, starting an AEGEE local
Information for AEGEE members, publications
AEGEE’s partners, becoming a partner
The AEGEE Agora is the space to inspire the new generation of our members and to reconnect more experienced ones. [...]
Following the results of the UK referendum on EU membership, with 52% of citizens voting ‘Leave’, AEGEE / European Students’ Forum states that we respect the results and the will of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. [...]
Adopted at Spring Agora Bergamo, May 2016 On the 19 of February 2016, the European Council published the conclusions adopted during their last meeting, explaining the new member status agreed with the United Kingdom, which David Cameron will present to his electorate before the Referendum on EU membership . [...]
AEGEE-Europe Policy Paper on Migration Adopted in Spring Agora Bergamo, May 2016 01 | SUMMARY AEGEE (Association des Etats Généraux des Etudiants de l’Europe / European Students’ Forum) was created under a vision of a borderless, unified Europe, based on democracy and respect for human rights, by bringing together students with different cultural backgrounds. [...]
AEGEE gives me joy to see so many stereotypes disappear. I feel that I contribute to better Europe and a better world. The feeling I get when I am with these free-spirited people I will keep in my heart and pass it on to people who have fewer opportunities to travel and see so many different cultures and people. Because of volunteering we work harder than the busiest businessmen. Working in such a diverse team is stronger than any of teams I have been working in before.
Yanike Sophie, AEGEE-Utrecht