Support of CoE EYF

ADAE Network international project are taking place with support of Council of Europe, European Youth Foundation as key contributor. This support is crutial for both institutional and practical esence of our work. Together we have achived a lot and we look forward to do even more!


What is the European Youth Foundation?


The European Youth Foundation (EYF) is a fund established in 1972 by the Council of Europe to provide financial and educational support for European youth activities. Only youth NGOs from Council of Europe member states, as well as the European Cultural Convention Signatories: Belarus, Kazakhstan and the Holy See, can apply to the Foundation.


It is a division in the Youth Department of the Council of Europe’s Directorate of Democratic Citizenship and Participation, Directorate General of Democracy.


The mission, roles and responsibilities of the Directorate of Democratic Citizenship and Participation: Rooted in the European Cultural Convention, the mission of Directorate of Democratic Citizenship and Participation is to develop democracy, human rights and the rule of law through education and youth policy and practice. The programmes focus on the emerging generation, enabling children and young people to become engaged and responsible European citizens who advocate human rights and participate fully in democratic life.


The European Youth Foundation is an instrument: