Established in 2008, YPFP Brussels brings a distinctive non-partisan policy discussion to a vibrant network of young professionals in the capital and heart of Europe. A strong and diverse community of members drawn from the civil service, politics, think-tanks, business, NGOs, and graduate schools, join together for honest, informed and thoughtful discussion of international affairs.

From skills workshops and panel debates to YouTube interviews, young professionals have a voice on the issues that matter. Brussels members have the opportunity to hear from some high-level speakers including President Barack Obama, OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier, Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy at NATO and now the President of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Vice-President of the European Commission Kristalina Georgieva, Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency Claude-France Arnould, Foreign Minister of Bulgaria Daniel Mitov, Gordon Brown, Former UK Prime Minister, Igor Luksi, Former Montenegrin Prime Minister, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, former NATO Secretary General, Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, NATO Deputy Secretary-General and the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

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YPFP Autumn Volunteer Recruitment

YPFP Brussels is looking for motivated volunteers to join its team in a range of positions. All YPFP staff are professional volunteers. Volunteering is both a responsibility and an opportunity. YPFP offers skills development and training to its entire staff starting with an induction and regular, externally led staff training sessions. 

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YPFP Gala 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016 at 07:00 PM through November 19, 2016

Eight years on, Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP) Brussels continues to foster the next generation of leaders in the European capital. Dress in your finest...

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