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Europe's Ruins, Europe's Hope

teo | May 9, 2016

Today is Europe Day. It is an occasion to take a good look at the ruins of the Europe we knew. It is a sad sight, but we have not lost hope.The powerful politicians and bureaucrats who have...

World Press Freedom Day: Protect Free Media in Europe!

laura | May 3, 2016

The 3rd of May marks the World Press Freedom Day. FYEG remembers the journalists who have been killed in Europe and the rest of the world and firmly condemns the decline of the freedom of the press...

TTIP-leak shows trade agreement threat to environment and public health

markus | May 2, 2016 TTIP

As the Guardian and others report, a leak has caused unprecedented level of transparency into the negotiations of the US-EU trade deal TTIP. The leak of the US negotiating document shows attempts at...

Young European Greens in Kiev: Chernobyl - Never Again!

teo | Apr 26, 2016

The Chernobyl nuclear disaster that happened 30 years ago was a day that changed the course of history. The planet would see that it wouldn't take another World War for thousands of lives to be lost...

Nuit Debout: Democracy wanted

laura | Apr 23, 2016

It has been going on for weeks and spread to several cities in France and beyond. Every evening in Paris, thousands of people gather on Place de la République to take part in the Nuit Debout...

Signature of COP21 agreement on Earth Day: Time for implementation!

laura | Apr 22, 2016

As Young Greens, every day is Earth Day for us. Yet, this year, Earth Day is marked by something extraordinary- the signing of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement. This agreement was agreed on at the...

European civil society demands freedom of movement on Austria-Italy border

teo | Apr 3, 2016

What a day! Over 1000 activists from across Europe gathered today at the Brenner Pass to demand open borders, safe passage and an end to Europe’s shamefully inhuman border regime. FYEG, along with...

Young European Greens to the International Community: Help Europe, please!

laura | Mar 29, 2016

Today 30th of March, the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) is holding a High Level Meeting in Geneva. This important conference should focus on refugees from Syria. The UNHCR...

Young European Greens on EU-Turkey deal: "Shame on you!"

teo | Mar 18, 2016

Today, the EU’s leaders have reached a deal with Turkey in Brussels. The Federation of Young European Greens condemns the deal as both blatantly illegal and profoundly immoral, and calls for its...

Young Greens go #overthefortress

gio | Mar 14, 2016

Follow our #overthefortress vlog:Young Greens go #overthefortress - VLOG VIYoung Greens go #overthefortress - Special ReportYoung Greens go #overthefortress - VLOG VYoung Greens go #overthefortress -...

Nuclear, No Future

gio | Mar 11, 2016

Five years after the tragedy in Fukushima, the topic of nuclear energy is intensively debated in several European countries. While civil society from Belgium and France, but also neighbouring...

Neo-Nazis enter Slovakia's parliament with help from racist Social Democrats

teo | Mar 7, 2016

Last weekend, Slovakia held parliamentary elections. After an already worrisome campaign with abundant anti-migrant and nationalist rhetoric from several political parties, the elections saw sucess...

Statement of FYEG on the EU-Turkey summit

teo | Mar 6, 2016

When the European Union’s leaders shake Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu's hand today in Brussels, it is a bloody handshake.It is with deep sorrow that we witness people living in Turkey...

Statement of FYEG on the murder of Berta Cáceres

teo | Mar 5, 2016

FYEG is shocked, sad and angry to hear about the murder of environmental justice and indigenous rights activist Berta Cáceres, who was murdered by gunmen last Thursday in her home in La Esperanza,...

European & US Young Greens: Stop the toxic TTIP deal!

teo | Mar 3, 2016

The 12th round of negotiations of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) has concluded in Brussels and unfortunately, they remain to be more of the same thing, deals for business...

Stop Playing Poker With Our Future - Stop TTIP!

teo | Feb 24, 2016

Today the Federation of Young European Greens, alongside the Green Group in the European Parliament and the European Greens, organised a street action in Brussels to say loud and clear that we will...

Young European Greens demand #safepassage for refugees, call for action on 27 February

teo | Feb 23, 2016

Yesterday, Young Greens representing 21 of the Federation of Young European Greens’ Member Organisations held an action in front of the European Parliament to demand #safepassage, and call for...

European Youth Organisations: The Violation of Human Rights of Kurds in Turkey Must End Now!

teo | Feb 23, 2016

The situation in Turkey’s South-East region is continuing to escalate. The latest escalation of conflict between the Turkish government and Kurds in Turkey is both alarming and critical for Turkey,...

Young Greens of Turkey & Georgian Young Greens against destruction of Cerattepe

teo | Feb 20, 2016

For the last twenty five years people of Artvin, a border town between Georgia and Turkey, have been resisting against gold and copper mines. During these twenty five years, the resistance of Artvin...

Young European Greens: No space for fascism in Europe!

teo | Feb 6, 2016

Today, racists are gathering in several European cities to spread their hateful propaganda under the banner of Pegida.Pegida is a mix of conspiracy theorists, anti-Muslim racists and violent...