Dec 26th 2018

EUROPEA is 25 years old in 2018 ! In order to finish this jubilee year in style we have asked some of the experienced EUROPEAns, former presidents, secretary generals, long-time members to share their thoughts and feelings with us. Follow our posts, stay with EUROPEA and find out what they have told us!   Madelon […]

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Dec 6th 2018

EUROPEA 25 years on one picture! Click on the picture and look what will happen 😉

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Go with the Flow
Nov 25th 2018

From phones, faxes and newsletters to the internet and SN sites   Have you ever wondered how the founders of our network managed to communicate 25 years ago without smart phones, laptops or the Internet? Although they would still have phones and faxes, they swiftly established their very own channel that would assure the flow […]

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And the Last Ten
Sep 29th 2018

After the foundation of EUROPEA the enthusiasm of the early years has turned into a steady and firm cooperation between the member states. Thus, the following years saw continuous growth and safe development of our network. The beginning of the last ten years of our common history was marked by two large scale projects, which […]

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The First Fifteen
Aug 24th 2018

The story of EUROPEA dates back to 1988 when the first interchanges started between French and Dutch Green VET Schools. Following the milestone events in Vire (FR), Erstein (FR), Edinburgh (UK) and Ettelbruck (LU) The EUROPEA Statues got published in Moniteur Belge on 28th Sept 1993. EUROPEA was official, alive and ready for the challenges […]

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EUROPEA – official!
Jul 26th 2018

During the meetings in Edinburgh (Oct 1992, GB) and Ettelbruck (Jan 1993, LU) the pioneers of EUROPEA formed and accepted the first Statutes of our network, and in the second half of 1993 the official recognition was enthusiastically awaited. On the very day of 28thSept 1993, the certifying Royal Decree and the EUROPEA Statutes were published in […]

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It was not possible…
Jul 9th 2018

It was not possible but they didn’t know it. . .  So, they did it. /Jean-Luc Ravat, May 1992/   EUROPEA, an international non-profit organisation which links the national EUROPEA organisations of the European Union. EUROPEA is also an open network for schools and colleges in the member states of the European Union joined in the one […]

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From Edinburgh to Ettelbruck and Tune
Jun 24th 2018

Following the remarkable success of the “May in Strasbourg” meeting, the French Ministry of Agriculture urged the organisers to continue cooperation on professional basis. So it happened that in October 1992 members of the COE (ComitĂ© d’organisation d’EUROPEA) travelled to Edinburgh (UK) to prepare the statutes, and with that, we were definitely on the way […]

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LEGAL EAGLE – road to legalisation
May 30th 2018

After the very successful “May in Strasbourg” meeting of European Green VET students in Erstein (near Strasbourg, FR), the next milestone event in the history of EUROPEA was the reunion of COE (ComitĂ© d’organisation d’EUROPEA) members in Edinburgh (GB), which took place between 28-31 October 1992. The triumph of the Erstein meeting lead to the […]

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Pioneers of Green VET
Apr 23rd 2018

7-10 May 1992, Erstein, France. Reunion of 2000 young European Green VET students (Rassemblement de 2000 Jeunes Europeens de l’Enseignement Agricole)   History of EUROPEA started in 1988, the year that saw the first reunion of the Green VET actors in Vire (FR), and the establishment of the Carrefour network. 1989-1991 was a crucial period […]

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