LYMEC individual members have the right to vote as an elected delegation of three representatives. Individual members currently have three votes on LYMEC Congress. IMS delegates are elected once a year via online voting booth.
Frequently asked questions
Individual Members can actively participate in LYMEC's events. All seminar have places reserved for Individual Members. You can nominate and get elected as LYMEC IMS Delegate to our Congress and in that function participate on our Congresses. Also IMS can form thematic IMS Clubs with other individuall members
LYMEC is short for European Liberal Youth. It is the one and only liberal youth organisation on the European level. We represent more than 210.000 young liberals from across Europe. LYMEC has about 57 member organisations in most of the European countries. LYMEC was founded in 1976 in The Hague, the Netherlands.
In brief, our organisation aims to:
- create a liberal and federal Europe;
- educate its member organisations and individual members through the realisation of seminars, publications, group travel, symposia, courses and meetings;
- increase the common understanding among young people throughout Europe of liberal ideas;
- promote tolerance between cultures and individuals;
- increase the level of political awareness and involvement of young people in politics including the promotion of active citizenship.
There are three types of membership in LYMEC