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Youth and community empowerment in Europe: International perspectives

Peter Evans and Angelika Krüger


The current economic crisis with its gloomy implications for lost generations leaves many disadvantaged young people with ever diminishing opportunities. Violent youth protests in many countries have been widely reported and different approaches called for. The Youth Empowerment Partnership Programme (YEPP) is a fully evaluated on-going international programme, funded by a consortium of American and European foundations, that has been operating and developing for over 10 years. The first phase - YEPP I – had a strong focus on evaluating the impact of YEPP in order to determine whether this app ... More

Keywords: International, Foundations, YEPP concept of change, Youth empowerment, Community empowerment, Partnerships, Evaluation, Sustainability, Policy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9781447305910
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2013 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447305910.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Peter Evans, author

Angelika Krüger, author