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    O Movimento Transformers é uma das organizações sem fins lucrativos que o Comité Económico e Social Europeu (CESE) distinguiu pelos seus projetos em prol da juventude.

  • On 15 December, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) will award its 2022 Civil Society Prize to six organisations, from Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, and Spain.

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    A associação sem fins lucrativos portuguesa Movimento Transformers figura na lista de finalistas do Prémio CESE para a Sociedade Civil de 2022 que, este ano, é atribuído a duas categorias, a saber, capacitar os jovens e ajudar as vítimas da guerra na Ucrânia. A Movimento Transformers concorre para o prémio orientado para a juventude, a par de outros dois projetos de Itália e Espanha. Os três finalistas para o prémio orientado para a Ucrânia são da Polónia, Roménia e Espanha.

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    Are you ready for our annual YEYS! event, where students from all over Europe have their say on their active citizenship in a participatory democracy? If yes, join us!

    Your Europe, Your Say! (YEYS!) will run its 14th edition this year, returning to in-person format after three years. It is called "Youth Democracy Dialogues", and will take place between 23 and 24 March 2023.

  • European organised civil society and citizens have shown unprecedented solidarity with Ukrainian refugees, throwing open their homes, helping these refugees enter the labour market and quickly integrating Ukrainian children into European schools. The EU should now learn from this success story to help all refugees and migrants, the 2022 Forum said.

  • During its September plenary session, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) adopted an own-initiative opinion on the EU Youth Test. For years, young people have demanded that their voices be heard in decision-making processes. With this opinion, the EESC becomes the first EU body to support their call for a mechanism to assess the impact of future legislation on youth.

  • To secure a more prosperous future for their citizens, Western Balkan governments need to address the problems encountered by young people, who hold the key to such a future. Sufficient and transparent budget allocations for youth policy development and the inclusion of young people in the EU accession process are a prerequisite for facilitating positive changes and improving the situation of young people in the region.

  • The EESC held a public hearing in preparation for an own-initiative opinion on The EU Youth Test. The event provided an opportunity to learn from the experiences of other Member States that have already implemented similar youth test approaches, as well as to consider youth participation in the context of Europe's future.

  • On 29 June, the Civil Society Organisations' Group (Group III) held a webinar entitled Youth in the post-war reconstruction process. The webinar was organised in the context of the European Year of Youth 2022 and moderated by Group III Member Katrīna Leitāne, who is chairing the EESC coordination group for the European Year.

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    Criar um futuro melhor para os jovens e ajudar as vítimas da guerra na Ucrânia são os dois temas da edição deste ano do Prémio CESE para a Sociedade Civil.