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Young people designing their own future in Europe’s rural environment

Young Europeans made their needs and interests clear during the second European Rural Youth Parliament (ERYP) in Candás between 4 and 6 November, and that is that they have their own voice, they want to be heard and nobody speaks for them. They have identified their demands very well and thus want to transfer it…

Floral craftsmanship by the hand of Interflora for Parliaments

Fernando Orrio and Elena González have been the flower artisans of Candás in charge of the floral decoration of the second European Rural Youth Parliament and the fourth European Rural Parliament. The floral design or floral art is the art of taking floral and non-floral materials such as flowers, plants and other accessories with special…

Live Second and Third Plenary

Saturday 9 November – ‘Giving rural people voice’ 9:00 – 10:30 / 2nd Plenary – The future of European Rural Policy ‘Environment, the best guarantee for the future of rural territories’. Mr. Hugo Morán Fernández, Secretary of State for the Environment. Ministry for the Ecological Transition of the Government of Spain Panel ‘The future of European Rural Policy’: Mr. Jonás Fernández Álvarez,…

ERYP puts an end to it by giving rise to “Europe’s real rural agenda”

Three days of intense work have just put an end to the European Rural Youth Parliament (ERYP) where 70 young people from 15 European countries have highlighted the main needs they detect from their experience in order to stay in rural areas creating business opportunities and life options. Five issues have been identified by the…

The voice of Europe’s youth resounds in Candás

The Youth Parliament (ERYP) starts with the reception in the Asturian Parliament of the coordinators of the ERYP and the European Rural Parliament (ERP), Artis Krists Mednis and Vanessa Halhead, the mayor of Carreño, Amelia Fernández López, and the president of the Asturian Network of Rural Development (READER), Belarmino Fernández Fervienza. After this meeting, the…

Introducing the official ERP programme

One week before the start of the European Rural Parliament 2019 (ERP) we present the final design of the program that makes it up, full of activities from Wednesday 6 to Saturday 9 November, thus making Candás (Asturias, Spain) the European Rural Capital of the year. Previously between Monday 4th and Wednesday 6th we will…

You can now consult the official program of ERYP

The European Rural Youth Parliament (ERYP) will be inaugurated on Monday 4 November at 3 p.m. at the Old Ortiz de Candás Factory. The event includes the participation of the mayor of Carreño, Amelia Fernández López, the president of the Asturian Network for Rural Development (READER), Belarmino Fernández Fervienza, and the director of the Asturian…

European youth will gather in Candás to work on rural challenges

Only 10 days left until Candás, in Asturias (Spain), will be surrounded by more than 60 young activists from 14 countries of Europe. Many different opinions, perspectives and experiences will be put together to build the European Rural Youth Declaration. The 2nd European Rural Youth Parliament (ERYP) serves as a platform for youth to engage,…

We want to hear your opinion

By the 27th of October 2019, movement of the European Rural Parliament Youth invites young people to fill in the online survey regarding challenges they face living in rural areas Europe. Here is the link: https://bit.ly/2p7p0vS The results will be presented and used for developing the Youth Declaration at the European Rural Youth Parliament at…