The University on Youth and Development is an activity jointly organised by the North-South
Centre of the Council of Europe, the Spanish Government (INJUVE), the European Youth Forum (YFJ),
the Spanish Youth Council (CJE) and other international youth organisations. In 2011 the
University of Youth and Development will be gathering for the 12th time and therefore renewed hopes
and aspirations, objectives and challenges are launched to the partners to reinforce this as the
space and home of Global Youth Work and of the Global Youth Movement.
- To create a political space where youth can act upon and acknowledge the role
they play in Global Development.
- To initiate and encourage debate aimed at defining the role youth play in elaborating
development policies and in co-operation for development initiatives.
- To facilitate a process aimed at defining and implementing projects within the field of
The University will be held from the 18th to 25th September 2011.
The deadline for submission of proposals is the
13th of February 2011 to