Youth in Action – Eskilstuna 23-28 march 2014

Study visit Program, Support and Empowerment for Youth at Risk

The city of Eskilstuna, Hasselt, Helmond, Girona, Sindelfingenm Schiedam and Reggio Emilia are sharing experiences and discussing how support young people (age 13-20) who are disadvantaged compare to their peers and live in poverty, due to for example social barriers, educational difficulties and health problems. The current financial situation requires European cities to think about new, innovative and cost effective solutions to combat poverty among youth.
Aim of the project: empower young people at risk to become active citizens and create a more inclusive society

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *