Last weekend young liberals from all over Europe gathered in Tallinn for the 40 Years of LYMEC – European Liberal Youth Celebration Congress. Acting Prime Minister of Estonia, Taavi Rõivas, addressed the delegates by encouraging them to be active in politics and continue shaping Europe’s future.
From 11 to 13 November Liberal International held their 197th Executive Committee meeting in Marrakech, Morocco. In light of the UN Climate Change Summit COP22, Liberals discussed the challenges of tackling climate change as well as other topics such as combating populism or violence against women.
One of major highlights of the ALDE Party Congress is the election of 3 ALDE Party Vice Presidents and a new Treasurer, who will join ALDE Party President Hans van Baalen MEP in his 11-member Bureau. Read more to see who are the nominated candidates and their personal statements.
To support the growing development of ALDE Party’s individual membership, we are now looking for an Individual Membership Engagement Intern to join the ALDE Party Secretariat in Brussels. Apply by 5 December and help us with the management of political projects and organisation of events.