European Network of Youth Centers Ry

National Network

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Organisation Type
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. Youth and education
General Information

ENYC is a network of youth centers with over 16 members from different countries from Finland, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Turkiye, Austria, Albenia, Croatia etc. There are one secretary and one treasurer employed. ENYC has membership fee anually and Erasmus+ funding and other local and international grants. ENYC has a youth council represented by each membership country that endorses the principles and priorities of the Council of Europe. as human rights, democracy and rule of law.

Mission and Objectives

1. Collaboration and Exchange of Ideas, 2. Building Stronger Connections, 3. Enhancing Best Practices, 4. Addressing Common Challenges, 5. Promoting Diversity and Inclusion:, 6. Maximizing Impact and Reach, 7. Strengthening the European Youth Network

Main Projects / Activities

1. Online trainings, 2. Youth council meetings 3. Erasmus+ youth projects
Two projects were submitted to Finnish National Agency about youth: 1. Partnership building activity for the organizations activively involved in youth. 2. Youth exchange about active participation of youth withing the frame of democracy, human rights, and civil engagement.

How can you contribute to the Network in your country?

We can bring international youth work to the ALF network in Finland with our members and vast experience in the youth field. And foster the quality of youth work with our online free trainings. We can be one of good model for intercultural dialogue and part of supranational understanding of cultures.

Why do you want to join the ALF Network?

We strongly believe in the mission of ALF that brings us more involvment in the international activities and projects. Democracy, human rights and youth are the main field that our network ENYC is envolved.

Additional Information
Contact (1) Full Name
Gurkan Akcaer
Job Title
Head of the organisation
Nadja Marinova
Contact (2) Full Name
Sami Sorjonen
Job Title (2)
Vice president