Deliberative Democracy Days Conference
UPLIFT project presented at the ‘Deliberative Democracy Days: Moving deliberative democracy and participatory tools forward’ conference in Brussels.
Our Amsterdam Youth board travel to Spain!
How do young people in Amsterdam look back on their visit to an international conference?
Economic competitiveness and social cohesion of European cities
One of the scientific objectives of the UPLIFT project was to analyse the role of economic competitiveness of European cities and how it links with lower levels of social inequalities. With particular focus in the areas of education, housing and employment experiences of the urban young population.
Amsterdam Youth Board advises on municipal youth housing policy
Young people in Amsterdam created a manifesto on local housing mismatches as an outcome of the UPLIFT project.
Summary of Discussion: Deliberative Democracy Festival
Shared experiences and learnings from working with young people.
A new way to compare urban-level data for UPLIFT
Along with the ability to compare of national-level indicators and delve into urban stories, the updated version of the UPLIFT Interactive Atlas now includes a data dashboard which enables users to make comparisons of urban-level data for the project’s 16 case study locations.
Storytelling event in Barakaldo
‘Don’t you, forget about me’ is the title of a well-known Simple Mind’s song. These words also popped up strongly in the Storytelling workshops in Barakaldo, when both youngsters and policymakers recognised that their worlds are increasingly distant.
Do we share the same city?
The Sepsi LAG Association organised a mind mapping workshop with the Uplift Youth Board on 16th of August at Sfantu Gheorghe/Sepiszentgyorgy.
Storying telling workshop in Tallinn
Young people helped researchers to validate our research results from recent interviews by sharing their experiences and expectations.
Where we're working
We work within 16 cities across Europe and the UK to understand experiences of inequalities, particularly those faced by young people.
These are the voices and stories from the people at the heart of UPLIFT.
We are a team of 15 international partners working together to better understand the lived experience of young people.