Governance and Youth in the Alps

  • Workshop in Campomorone, Italy

    The workshop, dedicated to young people and decision-makers, took place at the Municipality of Campomorone in Val Polcevera. The aim was to understand and apply participatory methodology by young people and local administrators to identify new projects and shared initiatives dedicated to the pilot areas.

  • The young people of Salorno have ideas

    Our pilot region Salorno/Salurn (South Tyrol, Italy) has started with its participatory process! Youth between 16 and 29 years is asked about the improvement of their Municipality. They can contribute with their ideas until 31.10. 2018. Have a look in a short video (in Italian) with local representatives and researchers from our partner institution.

  • Pilot Area Kranjska Gora

    As one of the pilot areas of GaYA project, Kranjska Gora (Slowenien) is preparing for its first youth e-participatory budgeting, in which young people will decide on future projects of their municipality. Currently, an online platform is under construction and being tested.

  • Interview about Youth Participation

    In this interview, Tomi Kiilakoski from the Finnish Youth Research Network discusses youth participation and examples from Finland.

  • Youth at the Top Event

    More than 40 events took place the 12th of July 2018 during the 4th edition of the educational project Youth at the Top ( @YATevent) ! The event allowed hundreds of young people to share a collective experience in the mountains at the same time as discovering and learning about nature and the local environment.