The first edition of the European Academy on Youth Work took place in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia, from Tuesday, 21 May until Friday, 24 May.

Programme overview (Note that the key note of Prof Patricia Loncle, foreseen for day 2, had to be cancelled.)

Below you can find the resources generated during the process of the first edition of the EAYW.

Concept paper by Hans-Joachim Schild. Read more about the concept of the EAYW and how the idea of the EAYW became real, or watch the presentation here ➡️ https://youtu.be/ZwwrOEda584.

EAYW background paper by Dr Theo Gavrielides with the assistance of Aidan Chase-McCarthy. Analysis of contributions before the first edition of the EAYW. You can watch the presentation of the background paper here ➡️ https://youtu.be/RBS5neM1-gE.

The final report of the first edition of the EAYW by Dr Theo Gavrielides with the assistance of Aidan Chase-McCarthy. This report presents the findings from the first edition of the European Academy on Youth Work.

Key note speech (Social) innovation in the context of youth work: Youth-led community development by Matevž Straus. The video is available here ➡️ https://youtu.be/1AkBRK93530.

Key note speech Support for innovation and quality development of youth work provided by the European Commission by Jacob Kornbeck. The video is available here ➡️ https://youtu.be/ISzHhbIJzgE.

Read our daily blogs to get an impression of the reflections and discussions during the Academy! day 1day 2day 3day 4

If you missed the first edition of the #EAYW, don’t worry! In the videos below you can find: