At the side of Council of Members meeting (COMEM) of the European Youth Forum held in Baku, the Republic of Azerbaijan) on the 27-28 April the leaders of ICYF-DC and EYF signed Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation. This important document was a result of negotiations as well as constructive cooperation between these organizations.
The mentioned Memorandum implies to “institute ways of collecting, compiling and exchanging information on issues of importance to the interests and development of youth in the member states of the EU and the OIC”. It is worth to note that EYF will be partner of the ICYF-DC at overcoming Islamophobia and promoting inter-cultural dialogue, cooperation and cultural diversity, with the involvement of youth of European Muslim communities and their integration into the societies of countries of citizenship.
The document also contains organizing “a study visit by a group of senior officials of the ICYF-DC Secretariat to the European Youth Forum Secretariat in order to strengthen their practical skills and knowledge and enhance the capacity of the ICFY-DC Secretariat”.