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MAKOSZ for students in high school
MAKOSZ for students in high school
2012 started with plenty of energy and serious work spirit for the Union of Hungarian High school Students from Romania (MAKOSZ). The first meeting of the new board took place between the 3rd and 5th of January at Cluj Napoca. Besides working out the annual strategy, the meeting focused on the professional preparation of the new board members.
The meeting began on the 3rd of January, Tuesday afternoon, and besides the nine board member, the con …
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Survey on Youth Rights
Survey on Youth Rights
The European Youth Forum fights for the rights of young people. An Expert Group on Youth Rights was created in Spring 2011. It aims to support the European Youth Forum in promoting and implementing a rights-based approach to youth. They prepared a survey on Youth Rights to help their important work. You are encouraged to take part in it! Read more about it in the briefing note. …
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New Challanges for VET - Statements from EUNEC
New Challanges for VET - Statements from EUNEC
By the end of October last year, Runar from the VET working group attended a EUNEC conference called: “New Skills for New Jobs – New challenges for Vocational Education and Training in the 21st century”. Now the statements from the conference have been published, and they look very promising with OBESSU eyes, and along the way they match OBESSU’s policy paper on vocational Education.The main statements are as following:
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Call for participants for the 2012 Study Session: “Special Needs”: education, participation and social inclusion
Call for participants for the 2012 Study Session: “Special Needs”: education, participation and social inclusion
OBESSU has now opened the call for participants for the Study Session centred on the issue of disabilities which will take place at the European Youth Centre in Budapest (Hungary) from the 4th to 11th March 2012. The title of the Study Session is “Special Needs”: education, participation and social inclusion.
The aim of the Study Session is to explore and further develop tools and methods for social inclusion for school students wi …
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OECD Youth Video Competition
OECD Youth Video Competition

Each year OECD hosts a video competition amongst young people across the world. This year the theme is Education and Skills, a topic that is very close to OBESSU’s current priorities. The theme for the OECD video competition is chosen each year in November by a public vote.The challenge is to make a short video focusing on the topic which includes “learning the right skill to get a job” and “tackling inequality in access to education an …
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