• JEF is a supranational, politically pluralist youth NGO with about 30,000 members in over 30 countries. The goal of JEF is the creation of a democratic European federation as a guarantee for peace and more free, just and democratic society.

Executive Board

The Executive Board (EB) comprises the President, 2 Vice-Presidents, 4 directly elected members, the Treasurer and the Secretary-General. The EB meets 4 to 6 times a year and is responsible for the overall management of the organisation.



Vice Presidents


Secretary General

Executive Board Members


The EB members each hold specific (1) organisational, (2) geographic and (3) thematic/political responsibilities which you can find below. They are always happy to answer to your questions so please feel free to contact them on [firstname].[lastname]@jef.eu!

Organisational responsibilities

• Strengthening the organisational development of JEF Europe via specific portfolios.
• Coordination of the preparation of the international seminars together with the organising section and the Secretariat.
• Preparation of, assistance to and follow-up on the work of the PCs and/or WGs assigned and participation in the PC’s and WG’s sessions during the FC meeting.

Geographical responsibilities

• Ensuring regular contacts with sections, among others, by exchanging detailed contact details.
• Encouraging sections to take part in different activities and contribute to JEF Europe’s work.
• Visiting the sections or taking part in their statutory meetings or activities, if possible.

Political/Thematic responsibilities

• Monitoring the policy areas assigned, writing articles on them and preparing press releases together with the Press responsible.
• Being the contact person for JEFers who have information on these policy areas or wish to discuss certain issues

Activity Report

40 years of JEF