Youth in 2020 – the Future of Youth Policies

1-4 October 2013: Conference “Youth in 2020 – the Future of Youth Policies”, Budapest, Hungary

Organised by the EU-CoE youth partnership, the conference will focus on trends and challenges in the youth field in Europe and their possible implications for European youth policy, youth work and research.


The aims of the conference are:

– to deepen the knowledge of the current and expected future situation and needs of young people in Europe;

– to discuss what role may and should youth policy, research and youth work play, on different levels, in the current context of crisis and beyond, to enhance the perspectives for young people in Europe, in particular those on the margins of societies/communities.


Participants from research, practice, policy from all over Europe and beyond, in particular from the regions of South-East Europe, Eastern Europe and South Caucasus, and South Mediterranean region will join in the event.

Youth experts, young people but also those people outside of the youth field are invited to [ ]apply by 18 August 2013.


The conference will be held in English.

Travel and full board for all participants, expert contracts, preparatory costs, promotional and logistical costs will be covered by the EU-CoE youth partnership.


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