Our projects

Recognition of international youth work

The week-long campaign #internationalheart, run by IJAB together with many other partners, aims to promote the recognition of international youth work.

Datenreport Internationale Jugendarbeit 2015
International youth work: Facts and figures
International youth work data report

IJAB is working to produce a quantitative and qualitative overview of activities in the international youth work field.

Zwei junge Frauen an einem Messestand lächeln in die Kamera.
Youth policy and youth work in Germany and around the world

A comprehensive collection of information and practical tips for international exchanges and activities for experts and multipliers.

Advice on stays abroad

Eurodesk is a European information network with coordination offices in 36 countries and more than 1,000 local service units. Eurodesk Germany works with around 50 local partners across the country.

Youth policy, research and practice
European Knowledge Centre for Youth Policy

EKCYP is a youth project run jointly by the European Commission and the Council of Europe.

Give-aways des Fachkräfteportals
Information, networking, dialogue
Portal for child and youth services experts

Fachkräfteportal (Portal for child and youth services experts), a joint project, is an information, cooperation and communication platform for experts working in child and youth services.

Ein junger Mann spricht in das Mikrofon einer jungen Frau.
New pathways for international youth work
Support for Innovation Fund projects

IJAB coordinates the professional support given to a series of projects financed under the Child and Youth Plan of the Federal Government.

Online youth participation

This cooperation project explores ways for young people to use online media to participate in political and social life and provides organisations with digital tools to promote e-participation.

viele Social-Media-Buttons
Popularising youth exchanges
Youth campaign to promote international youth exchanges

2020 will see the launch of a national campaign to promote international youth exchanges.

Strengthening international youth work locally
Kommune goes International

The network Kommune goes International (KGI) assists local authorities that plan to introduce or strengthen international youth work activities at the local level.

Young Consumers for Europe

What can sustainable consumer policy in Europe look like? NEXTdays asks young people from Europe and makes sure that their ideas, opinions and interests are heard!

Drei Frauen stehen vor einem Board, zwei lesen, eine dritte schreibt etwas.
International approaches to radicalisation prevention
Preventing radicalisation

This project, which is affiliated with the Federal Government programme Live Democracy!, provides organisations implementing the government programme with targeted support.

Eine Gruppe von Menschen steht in einem Raum und diskutiert.
Greater mobility for experts
Round Table for expert training

The Round Table aims to encourage more mobility among experts and to professionalise the youth work community in Germany and across Europe.

Eine Frau spricht mit einem Mann in einem Rollstuhl.
Inclusion strategy for international youth work

How can international youth work activities be structured in such a way that young people with an impairment or disability can enjoy full access?

Graphic Recording
Young people design tomorrow's digital world

The WebDays project encourages young people to actively explore issues such as digitalisation, consumer protection, media education and internet policy.

Information on youth policy and youth work in Europe
Youth Wiki

The youthwiki.eu platform offers detailed information on the structures, policies and measures that exist to support young people.