GaYA

Governance and Youth in the Alps

  • 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.

  • Involving youth: But how?

    Once politicians agree on the importance of young people for the future of the Alps and the need for their inclusion in decision-making processes, the question arises: How? How do we engage them in a productive and effective way? To answer these questions, GaYA's Youth Participation Toolbox was created by eight partners from five Alpine countries.

  • Partner Meeting in Dornbirn, Austria

    Today at our GaYA partner meeting in Dornbirn, Austria, we talked about the activities in the different pilot regions, planned our upcoming conference in November and visited the Aha youth center.