News

News

Read about recent OBESSU events, activities, conferences, advocacy work, workshops, political representations, seminars...     

Enter your search term here and hit the Search button to find matching news articles


We continue our field visits with UEM!
We continue our field visits with UEM!
We are back in full power after the summer, and apart from many events for the whole membership, many advocacy trips, we have had the opportunity to visit another organisation from our membership for a field visit!

Between 3-6 October, our Membership and Capacity Building Officer Dasa and OBESSU Alumna Viviana, our former Secretary General, visited UEM in Chisinau, Moldova. The field visits are a part of the Stronger School Student Unions (SSSU).
» read more
OBESSU joined the 100 Million delegation at the UN General Assembly 2019!
OBESSU joined the 100 Million delegation at the UN General Assembly 2019!
Our Board member Edvardas and our Secretary General Giuseppina Tucci were invited, togehter with other international activists, to join as official partners and supporters, the 100 Million delegation in New York City, a campaign initiated by the Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi that deals with children slavery, denied access to fundamental human rights, education and children poverty. This was the opportunity to present the 100 Million report and to speak up for children justice. Edvardas and Giuseppina presented the European perspective, highlighting why European school students should care about their peers in developing countries.
» read more
OECD Policy Reform Dialogues 2019
OECD Policy Reform Dialogues 2019
On 16th of September, the Swedish capital Stockholm gathered delegations from all over the world. Among presentations and workshops, there were a few panel discussions, where OECD members listened to perspectives of different stakeholders in education. Together they discussed their potential strength of cooperation and their role in making policy reforms more efficient.  The European school student perspective was delivered by Edvardas Vabuolas, Board member of OBESSU.
» read more
20th edition of the UYD
20th edition of the UYD
​​​​​​​OBESSU attended the 20th edition of the University on Youth and Development (UYD), in Mollina, Spain, between the 15th and 22nd of September 2019. This year’s focus was on youth and justice, within the frame of the Evaluation Seminar ‘Spreading Seeds’, part of the Seeds for Integration Project.
» read more
Share your opinion: take the #AskTheApprentices survey!
Share your opinion: take the #AskTheApprentices survey!
Doing an apprenticeship or completed one recently? We want to know more about your experience, what you like, what could be improved and what you think about apprenticeships in general. All you need to do is answer our short and easy survey, and you will help to boost the quality of apprenticeships in the future.
» read more
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this website you are giving consent to cookies being used.