Youth of the European People’s Party
YEPP, led by President Lídia PEREIRA, is the EPP’s official youth organisation, self-governed by its own statutes, political program and elected representatives. YEPP’s members are national party-political youth organisations. The purpose of all 57 member organizations as well as for YEPP is to provide young people a channel in order to influence the shaping of their societies with democratic means and centre-right, Christian Democratic and conservative ideas. Through its member organisations YEPP brings together between 1 and 2 million young people in 39 countries of Europe. This makes YEPP the largest party-political youth organisation in Europe.