• Top ten positive youth developmentTop ten positive youth development
    01 April 2014 The Netherlands Youth Institute recently published a report that outlines a top-ten of protective factors that may serve as guidelines for the application of activities and interventions contributing to the positive development of youth.
  • Learning from Nordic municipal social workersLearning from Nordic municipal social workers
    18 March 2014 In 2013, the Netherlands Youth Institute examined the practice of municipal social work in 4 Nordic countries. This resulted in a factsheet explaining why Nordic municipal social workers are key figures, their tasks, working conditions and working principles.
  • Tailor Made Support for young unemployed: an exampleTailor Made Support for young unemployed: an example
    19 February 2014 Young unemployed and school dropouts are guided towards work or school via Tailor Made for Youth. This programme is part of the policy strategy of the city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch to reduce youth unemployment and early school leaving.

Effective interventions

An important activity of the Netherlands Youth Institute is implementing and disseminating knowledge about effective youth interventions.
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Projects and networks

The Netherlands Youth Institute exchanges good practices and knowledge with foreign professionals and institutes:


In the spotlight

The Netherlands Youth Institute coordinated the international Daphne project: 'Prevent and combat child abuse: what works?'
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Tijne Berg - le Clercq is a senior advisor at the Netherlands Youth Institute.
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