Honorary Committees

The Honorary Committees of the European Union Youth Orchestra are composed of the relevant Ministers of all the (currently 28) EU Member States governments, whose competence affects the EUYO's activities, including Foreign Affairs, Education, Youth and European Affairs Ministers. 



undefined   Heinz Faßmann* Federal Minister for Education, Science and Research
Gernot Blümel* Federal Minister within the Federal Chancellery for the EU, Arts, Culture and Media
Karin Kneissl* Federal Ministry of Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs


undefined   Didier Reynders Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs
Hilde Crevits Vice minister-president of the Flemish Government and Flemish Minister for Education
Alda Greoli* Vice president of the Walloon Government and Minister of Culture, Child Care and Education
Isabelle Weykmans Vice Prime Minister, Minister of the German-speaking Community for Culture, Employment and Tourism


undefined   Ekaterina Zakharieva Minister of Foreign Affairs
Boil Banov Minister of Culture


undefined   Marija Pejčinović Burić Deputy Prime Minister of Croatia, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Blaženka Divjak Minister of Science, Education and Sports
Nina Obuljen Koržinek Minister of Culture


undefined   Nikos Christodoulides* Minister of Foreign Affairs
Kostas Champiaouris* Minister of Education and Culture

Czech Republic
undefined   Tomáš Petříček* Minister of Foreign Affairs
Lubomír Zaorálek* Minister of Culture
Robert Plaga Minister for Education, Youth and Sport

undefined Anders Samuelsen Minister of Foreign Affairs
Mette Bock Minister of Culture and Church


undefined   Sven Mikser Minister of Foreign Affairs
Indrek Saar Minister of Culture
Mailis Reps Minister of Education and Research


undefined   Pekka Haavisto* Minister of Foreign Affairs
Li Andersson* Minister of Education


undefined   Jean-Yves Le Drian Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs
Franck Riester Minister of Culture


undefined Heiko Maas* Minister of Foreign Affairs
Monika Grütters Minister of State for Culture and Media
Franziska Giffey* Federal Minister of Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth


undefined Nikos Dendias* Minister of Foreign Affairs
Lina Mendoni* Minister of Culture and Sports
Niki Kerameus Minister for Education, Research and Religious Affairs


undefined Péter Szijjártó Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Miklós Kásler * Minister of Human Resources


undefined Simon Coveney Tánaiste, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Josepha Madigan* Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
Shane Ross* Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport


undefined Luigi di Maio Minister of Foreign Affairs
Dario Franceschini Minister of Heritage and Cultural Activities


undefined Edgars Rinkēvičs Minister of Foreign Affairs
Dace Melbārde Minister of Culture


undefined Linas Antanas Linkevičius Minister of Foreign Affairs
Mindaugas Kvietkauskas Minister of Culture


undefined Jean Asselborn Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Sam Tanson Minister of Culture


undefined Owen Bonnici Minister for Justice, Culture and Local Government
Evarist Bartolo Minister for Education and Employment


undefined Sigrid Kaag* Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation
Ingrid van Engelshoven* Minister for Education, Culture and Science


undefined Jacek Czaputowicz* Minister of Foreign Affairs
Piotr Gliński Deputy Prime Minister of Poland, Minister of Culture and National Heritage


undefined Augusto dos Santos Silva Minister of Foreign Affairs
Graça Fonseca* Minister of Culture


undefined Teodor Meleşcanu Minister of Foreign Affairs
George Ciamba* Minister Delegate for European Affairs
Valer-Daniel Breaz* Minister of Culture and National Identity


undefined Miroslav Lajčák Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ľubica Laššáková Minister of Culture


undefined Miro Cerar Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Jernej Pikalo Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Education, Science and Sport in the capacity of Minister of Culture


undefined Josep Borrell Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation
José Guirao Cabrera* Minister of Culture and Sport


undefined Margot Wallström Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Foreign Affairs
Amanda Lind Minister of Culture, Democracy and Sports

United Kingdom

undefined Dominic Raab* Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Nicky Morgan* Secretary of State for Digital, Media, Culture and Sport
Christopher Pincher* Minister of State for Europe

* Pending