The Advisory Council on Youth is the non-governmental partner in the co-
management structure which establishes the standards and work priorities of the
Council of Europe’s youth sector and makes recommendations for future priorities,
programmes and budgets. It is made up of 30 representatives from youth NGOs and
networks in Europe and its main task is to advise the Committee of Ministers on all
questions relating to youth.
The European Disability Forum (EDF) is an umbrella organisation of disabled
people, bringing together representative organisations of disabled people from
across Europe, and advocating for the rights of more than 100 million disabled
ENIL is an active member of EDF, being represented on its board and various
committees. One of them is the EDF Youth Committee, which is the voice of young
disabled people inside EDF, ensuring that EDF’s work takes into account the
perspective of disabled youngsters.