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Reaching ALL young people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic (repeated)

Getting crisis-savvy
Wednesday, 9 December 2020  •  03:45 PM  •  Workshop room 32

The COVID-19 pandemic impacts on the different approaches, methods and measures in youth work at local and regional level. The crisis seems to seriously interfere with the ambition to reach out to ALL young people, in particular marginalised and socially excluded groups. It will be discussed what COVID-19 means in practice particularly for young people in vulnerable situations, how youth work can address these young people and which methods and approaches are appropiate.

Andreas Karsten

Andreas Karsten works for Youth Policy Labs, a small, creative, slightly rascally research agency in the youth sector, leading an international team of participatory research, public policy and open data aficionados in Berlin, Helsinki and Vienna. We believe in the power of openness, and work for and with open source data, knowledge and software – among others on transnational research with the RAY Network for the research-based analysis of European youth programmes.

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