The mathematical community needs to strengthen the role and perspective of the young generation of mathematicians in Europe. They should be supported in their mathematical development and their career perspectives. But they also should be better integrated in the development of the EMS and its decision processes. Knowing better what the young generation needs and where current developments are leading, they should give new impulses for the development of the EMS.
Being aware of this, the EMS Council 2022 in Bled has approved the instalment of the EMS Young Academy (EMYA).