The International Youth Initiative Programm

May 2013

The International Youth Initiative Program (YIP) is a social entrepreneurship training in Järna, Sweden, for youth aged 19 to 25 who want to create a positive social change in the world. – A course in how to bring your own initiative into being.

The International Youth Initiative Program (YIP) is primarily concerned with strengthening the capacity of young people to take an active role in fostering positive cultural, social, environmental, and economic change that will benefit all sections of society and to eliminate social injustice, poverty, and inequality. YIP is global in scope and international in concept and sees real benefits in bringing young people together from all parts of the world to reflect on the meaning and impact of globalization. YIP pays tribute to young peoples’ potential and ability as cultural creatives within local communities and society at large.

http://yip.se/

All news in this category

Last Stand in War on Childhood?

Kindergarten and preschool teachers everywhere are struggling to preserve play.  [more]

New world school list online

Twice a year a new version of the world school list is published. The updated version for the first half of 2015 is online now.  [more]

Rudolf Steiner's Four Guiding Principles to Being a Great Waldorf Inspired Teacher

Using Rudolf Steiner's Closing remarks to the lecture cycle known as Practical Advice to Teachers, as a guide, Joseph Anthony offers his own unique... [more]

Body, soul and spirit

Ulrich Weger (University Witten/Hedecke) and Johannes Wagemann (Alanus Hochschule Alfter) have published an article in the renowned professional... [more]

A Second Enlightenment in the Making?

In the Huffington Post, popular scientist, organisational developer and anthroposophically motivated thinker Otto Scharmer speaks about his recent... [more]

Domestic report: Germany

All in all, Waldorf schools in Germany have a total of about 83’000 pupils and employ 9000 teachers. [more]

TTIP-Update: Success in the Plenary in Strasbourg

Given the numerous protests against the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), it is not surprising that the public debate has been... [more]

Phases of Teenage Development and Waldorf High School Curriculum

In broad strokes, each of the four years in the Waldorf high school curriculum embodies an underlying theme and method that helps guide students not... [more]

Waldorf and Montessori: How do they compare?

The Waldorf and Montessori movements are both holistic, child centered approaches to learning. Both movements began in similar times, in similar... [more]

Early Academic Training Produces Long-Term Harm

Research reveals negative effects of academic preschools and kindergartens.  [more]

Displaying results 51 to 60 out of 123

< Previous

Page 1

Page 2

Page 3

Page 4

Page 5

Page 6

Page 7

Next >

Follow