European Year for Development

European Year for Development

Get involved!

The European Year for Development is not only a year for the international development community but a year for each and every one of us! Together we can make a difference to eradicate poverty and reach out to those who need it most.

Join us at events across the EU, stay up to date with information and news on the official campaign website, join the conversation on Twitter (#EYD2015) and have your say on Facebook.

Share the stories and posts within your social network and contact EYD2015 partners and organisations close to your heart to see how you can get further involved.

Follow our inspiring EYD celebrity ambassadors on social media and find out more about their views on the development issues they support by clicking on the images below

HOSAM ABU MERI - Doctor, parliamentarian and cultural ambassador (Latvia)GOGO ALEXANDRINOU - Reporter and TV show host (Cyprus)SENA DAGADU - Lead singer of Irie Maffia, a Hungarian pop band (Hungary)DIANDRA - Pop singer (Finland)GORAN and ZORAN DRAGIĆ - Slovenian national basketball team members and NBA players (Slovenia)RUTA KRONBERGA - Head of ‘Humana People to People in Latvia’ (Latvia)AL GHAOUI HESNA - Reporter and documentary filmmaker (Hungary)ȘTEFAN MIHALACHE (CONNECT-R) - Singer and actor (Romania)ANDREEA RAICU - TV host, style icon, healthy-living promoter, motivational speaker and NGO activist (Romania)BORISS and INĀRA TETEREV - Benefactors and founders of the Boris and Ināra Teterev Foundation (Latvia)HORATIU TICĂU - Co-founder of CROS – Learning House and of the Alternative University (Romania)BEN FAYOT - Politician (Luxembourg)ANŽE KOPITAR - Slovenian professional ice hockey player and alternate captain for the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (Slovenia)JURAJ MESIK - Journalist, university lecturer, analyst of global trends (Slovakia)

Be the voice of the European Year for Development! Use the official information and communication material offered in the campaign toolkit or contact EYD2015@mcgroup.com for more.

This is our world, our dignity, our future…