Governing Board meeting in Brussels (Belgium)
It became already a tradition that Governing Board (GB) of YEU to meet during the Conventions, since Conventions are the ones of the most important events of YEU. From 21st until 23rd of July, GB members together with staff of YEU met in Brussels to discuss current YEU issues, to celebrate 30th YEU birthday, present YEU stories and history to the participants of 35th convention, start planning work in 2017 and much more!
A 3-days-long productive meeting started with update from Secretary General about current projects and office flow. Besides, we discussed work of YEU Working groups and defined exactly what should be done until the end of the year. Meetings with three of them were already held during the Convention. Some of the topics discussed were also work of Pool of representatives, Strategic plan, Workplan for 2017, General Assembly 2016, potential new members of the network…
Policy officer of YEU, Panagiotis (Pete), joined for the meeting shortly to present his suggestions for YEU’s future work on policy level. Also, trainers in Restart project were there to share how the process is going on.
Stay tuned, because it seems like YEU wont have any summer vacation this year!
On behalf of YEU GB