After the successful launch of the first Summit for Young Elected Local and Regional Leaders and a subsequent second event in 2018, the Renew Europe Group in the European Committee of the Regions (Renew Europe CoR) together with LYMEC and YDE is now proud to announce the launch of the third edition of the summit to be held 20 September 2019.
The purposes of the summit is to provide an opportunity for young liberal democrat local and regional politicians to meet and share ideas and best practices and meet with experienced local and regional politicians in a joint meeting with Renew Europe CoR. You can see highlights from the 2nd Summit that took place in 2018 here.
Young (18-35 years) local and regional politicians with an elected mandate and having a responsibility either in government or in opposition are encouraged to apply.
You can submit your applications online. When applying, please indicate your elected mandate, your current position of responsibility in government or opposition, the dates these began and your policy interests under the comments sections. Places are limited and the selection will be carried out by Renew Europe CoR based on experience and with a view of ensuring geographical, policy and gender balance. The full agenda and confirmation will be sent in August.
Deadline for applications is 19 July. Travel arrangements and accommodation will be organised by Renew Europe CoR.