How can we use storytelling to better learn from best practices in the field of youth? A personal quest for stories as an indispensable source of knowledge for everyone working with and for children and young people.
YouthIn the lives of young people, all kinds of issues are closely intertwined. Working with and for youth therefore always requires bringing together different perspectives, domains and areas of expertise. Examples of this in our work can be found below. contact us
What can youth professionals do to prevent radicalisation?
In recent years, a lot of experience has been gained with the prevention of radicalisation and the role of youth professionals in it. For a Dutch ministry, we collected best practices, extracted the most important insights and described them in online magazines.
Evaluation at a distance with YMCA in Togo
In 2017, Y Care International and YMCA Togo launched a project called ‘Inspiring the new generation of entrepreneurs in Togo’. The project aims to contribute to improve the living conditions of vulnerable youth in three slums of Lomé, namely Katanga, Gbétsogbé and...
Learning from countering radicalisation
Even for a complex issue like countering radicalisation, professionals can learn from experiences in other cities and regions. A national team of ‘zorg- en veiligheidshuizen’ wanted to collect the available expertise and make it applicable in practice, in order to help improve the approach in all regions.
Youth care for complex problems
Children, young people and parents with complex problems are not always well served by youth care services. What can we learn from their stories and from the experiences of professionals? And how can we improve the care and assistance provided to other children and families?
Dutch Council for Child Protection chooses the future
The Raad voor de Kinderbescherming (RvdK - Council for Child Protection) is part of the Ministry of Justice and Security. The Ministry is responsible for the rule of law in The Netherlands, so that people can live together in freedom, regardless of their way of life...
Regional exchange for youth leaders from Libya, Palestine and Tunisia with Cordaid
From the 24th to 27th of November 2016, a group of young change makers from Palestine, Libya and Tunisia came together in Tunis for a regional exchange program organised by Cordaid and Human Security Collective. The group consisted of 4 Palestinian youth leaders,...
External Evaluation Avicres
Creating momentum and space to improve Lisette Gast facilitated a learning process in which people who are affiliated with AVICRES got a chance to reflect together on how their workings could be improved. AVICRES, a Brazilian/German NGO, has programmes that focus on...
Young Peacebuilders in Ghana Care for a Common Cause
A group of 24 young peacebuilders from 10 peace organisations from 5 West-African countries participated in the 5-day Care for a Common Cause training programme. Self-expression appeared to be a core quality of this vibrant group! They improved their competencies on...
Care for a Common Cause Training – Ghana
UNOY, the United Network of Young Peacebuilders, approached Perspectivity to: learn how to find common ground related to human security needs and how to achieve ownership and commitment for collective change enlarge the repertoire of strategies and activities of young...
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