Salo 2017 – Regional Session of EYP Finland

17/11/2017 to 19/11/2017
 EET 

Solidarity and Stability, Building Blocks for a Brighter European Future

The call for Finnish Delegates to the Regional Sessions of EYP Finland 2017 is now open! You can apply until the 2nd of November. Apply here: https://goo.gl/forms/F02HdvB8lZCYiqeP2 Please note that you cannot submit the application through Members Platform before you have submitted the application via link. The application is open only for Finnish delegates. 

The president of the session, Tim Backhaus (FI), is looking forward to the upcoming session:

Brexit, populism, terror threats, refugee crisis and Eurocrisis - all of these elements are threatening the common European future that we have been striving for. Salo 2017 will be tackling these issues in a youth-centred manner under the session theme “Solidarity and Stability, Building Blocks for a Brighter European Future".

However, Salo 2017 is not only about academics. As a President, I will ensure that this session fosters an environment where every participant can grow as a person. I believe that the session should be a platform where everyone’s individual strengths are highlighted and their areas of improvement are exposed so that every participant can improve and expand their skillset and apply their newly gained knowledge during the different session elements. However, I hope that participants will take away the valuable experience they had in Salo back home with them and fondly remember them as they set off for a brighter future after the session.

I hope that you will join me in Salo 2017, and make it a memorable session for every participant!

Since 2008, the Regional Sessions of EYP Finland have been a gateway to the world of EYP for hundreds of students in Finland. They have also gained a solid reputation as high-quality events among the international EYP community, as indicated by the high number of applications for Officials’ posts in the recent years. In 2017, the Regional Sessions act as preliminary round of the National Session of EYP Finland, to be held in Turku in January 2018.

Salo 2017 – Regional Session of EYP Finland will be held on 17–19 November in the city of Salo in Southwest Finland. Officials are expected to arrive one day prior to the session for teambuilding and training. The session is Head Organised by Tuomas Alm and Amir Abdelamir. The session is presided by Tim Backhaus (FI). The patrons of the session are the Mayor of the city of Salo Lauri Inna, Member of the European Parliament Anneli Jäätteenmäki and Member of the Parliament Katja Taimela.

The session will gather around 120 participants and the programme includes one day of Teambuilding, one day of Committee Work and a day of General Assembly. The theme of the session is Solidarity and Stability, Building Blocks for a Brighter European Future.

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11 months ago, on facebook
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We are extremely proud to share the second session issue of the Porvoo RS with you below!

https://issuu.com/mancabr/docs/session_20issue_20porvoo_202017bw

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11 months ago, on facebook
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As the Porvoo RS session has ended, here are all the faces once again. Look out for the group pictures as they will be uploaded very soon.

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On the last day of Salo 2017 – Regional Session of EYP Finland, the participants met in the Salo Town Hall to discuss the created resolutions during the General Assembly and officially close the session at the Closing Ceremony.
Post-processed by Venla Ala-Rämi

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11 months ago, on facebook
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Solidarity – what does it mean and how can we make it more spread? That is the topic that the videoproject of Axel Aarnio, Ninni Issakainen and Oliver van der Weij of Salo 2017 focused on.
Go and see for yourself – how would you define solidarity and how would you increase it?

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11 months ago, on facebook
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As Salo 2017 – Regional Session of EYP Finland ended, the Media Team has prepared a Farewell Video, which will hopefully help you recall wonderful memories of the session, as well as will try to make your PED easier.
Go check it out now, if you have not seen it yet!

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11 months ago, on facebook
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Yet another Media Team project of Salo 2017 – Regional Session of EYP FI, coming right up!
A photoproject by Elif Aslı Özer called Solidarity – Facing problems alone and together!
Go check it out right now!

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11 months ago, on facebook
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Besides the traditional session content, the Media Team of Salo 2017 produced individual MTMs' projects as well.
It is thus our pleasure to present to you the photoproject by Fiia Liiti (FI), named Building Blocks for a Brighter Future!

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12 months ago, on facebook
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Taken by Apostolos Souflis-Rigas

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THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to everyone that participated in any of our Regional Sessions this year! However the fun is not over, as we do have a National Session coming up next January 😍

Go like the Session Facebook page and remember that our call for EDITORS, VICE PRESIDENTS and CHAIRPERSONS is closing TODAY. You can apply here: https://www.members.eyp.org/event/turku-2018-national-session-eyp-finland

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12 months ago, on facebook
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It is our pleasure to bring you the first video of Salo 2017 – created by the Media Team!

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