LEAD SESSION – Meet & Greet – Conference with Nicolas Michel (former UN Under-Secretary-General) – 12th March

The Belgian Youth Diplomacy team is honored to share with you information about a conference organized by the LEAD Session. LEAD is the acronym of ‘Leaders d’Espérance, Ambition pour Demain’ (Leaders of Hope, Ambition for tomorrow).

This conference hosts a prestigious speaker: Nicolas Michel, former Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel at the United Nations.

The conference will take place on the 12th March in the evening in Brussels. Nicolas Michel will provide the participants a testimony of his professional and personal background within the UN institutions, his decisions, his challenges as well as the difficulties that he faced during his career.

If the concept of the LEAD Session raised your interest, you can find further information:

Would you be interested by this event, you can subscribe via this online form:

The program of the evening can be found on the following link: https://www.facebook.com/events/151352988693319/


Brussels Model European Union – Applications are open ! – Deadline : 13 March 2017

Dear former and current BYD members,

The Belgian Youth Diplomacy team is delighted to share with you information about the next Brussels Model European Union.

Brussels MEU 2017 has finally set up the dates and has opened its applications. Do not miss this opportunity to debate and discuss amendments as well as propositions !
The deadline to apply is the 13th March 2017.

Please find below the relevant information regarding this event:

BMEU dates: 1-6th May 2017

Venue: Committee of the Regions and Royal Library of Belgium

Number of participants: up to 150

Committees: European Parliament, Council of the EU, European Council + journalists

Topics: Copyright in the Digital Single Market: 2016/0280 (COD) and Common European Asylum System: 2016/0224 (COD) for the EP and CoEU, The Common Security and Defence Policy for the EC.

Fee: No participation fee. However, the accepted participants will have to pay a deposit fee of 30 EUR, which will be returned in cash during the event.

Travelling: if you are coming from a partner country (which all of you are), BMEU will partially refund your travel tickets – more info on that at this website

Food: Lunches will be covered from Tuesday to Friday. Coffee breaks will be covered during the sessions.

Further information via the following links! :