Study on Youth Work in the EU

DSP-groep (Amsterdam, the Netherlands), the City of 's-Hertogenbosch (the Netherlands) and KEKS (Sweden) joined forces in an international Study on Youth Work Quality Systems and Frameworks in the European Union. The study will result in a Handbook with guidelines for quality development and quality instruments in youth work at EU, national, regional or local level.

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DSP-groep is a leading institute for policy research and social innovation, established in 1984 and based in Europe (Amsterdam-NL). Our areas of expertise include Crime prevention, Safety and (social) security, Youth, Welfare and Health care, Leisure/Sports and Culture. We carry out assignments for national and international clients and have a broad network of professionals and experts all over Europe.

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