Our History

The Young Democrats for Europe is the youth wing of the European Democratic Party and of Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe, Parliamentary Group.

It was announced on 9 May 2007, the 50th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, and formally established at its first conference on 22 September 2007 in Vilnius, Lithuania. The founding members are the youth wings of the seven EDP founding political parties.

After 3 congresses in Brussels, Bilbao and in Paris, the YDE has 11 members in 9 European countries and partners in a dozen of other European countries.

Our Board

Antoine Carette

Antoine Carette

President

Peter Schüppenhauer

Peter Schüppenhauer

Treasurer

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Asier Areitio

Asier Areitio

Secretary General

Kyriacos Christofides

Kyriacos Christofides

Spokesperson

Begoña Garteizaurrekoa Azua

Begoña Garteizaurrekoa Azua

Vice-President

Mathieu Camescasse

Mathieu Camescasse

Vice-President

Anita Velić Fabijanić

Anita Velić Fabijanić

Veronika Okata

Veronika Okata

Mattia Ronchi

Mattia Ronchi

Maria Pastella

Maria Pastella

Our partner members within our team

Piotr Olechowski

Piotr Olechowski

Mihai Sebe

Mihai Sebe