AEGEE Election Observation

  Here at AEGEE Election Observation, we spend lots of time proclaiming the need for a youth perspective on electoral processes. But what exactly is a youth perspective? When we talk about a youth perspective, we do not mean an opinion, or even a considered argument. We mean a comprehensive judgment on the engagement of… » read more

Posted by AEGEE Election Observation

Why does election observation require a youth perspective? Here at AEGEE Election Observation, we deploy young people on election observation missions across Europe. There are many organisations which already do a great job deploying election observation missions. The uniqueness of AEGEE Election Observation is that we observe from a youth perspective. Why is this so… » read more

Posted by AEGEE Election Observation

PRESS RELEASE: Low EU referendum youth turnout reflects ‘perceived distance between politicians and young people’ – AEGEE Election Observation AEGEE Election Observation provides a youth perspective on electoral processes. Between 19th and 25th June, AEGEE Election Observation deployed 27 international observers to 179 UK polling stations to assess youth engagement in the referendum on membership… » read more

Posted by AEGEE Election Observation

AEGEE Election Observation trains and deploys young people on election observation missions in Europe. We do this to provide a youth perspective on electoral processes. But what exactly does it mean to be involved with an AEGEE Election Observation mission?   AEGEE Election Observation missions are unique in that they focus specifically on young people’s… » read more

Posted by AEGEE Election Observation

Across Europe, millions of young people are opting out of electoral politics. Apathy and disillusionment are not, however, ready safeguards of democracy. As young people who care about our shared democratic values, what can we do to secure a politics that works for all young people? How can we make sure that the voices of… » read more

Posted by AEGEE Election Observation