Welcome to YPL:
You’ll spot us at the junctions of research, policy, and practice; at the grassroots level as well as where decisions are made.
Journalism & Media Production
At Youth Policy Labs, we take facts just as seriously as design. That’s why we have a journalistic and design-driven approach for all of our projects: We are as much in love with details when working on policy briefings as when drafting open education resources for youth workers. For us, communication is not merely an add-on. That’s why we have a team of communicators and designers in-house.
Founded in 2010 and generously supported by the Open Society Foundations, our work started at youthpolicy.org – building a hub for knowledge and expertise on youth, youth policies, and youth issues. Today, we are an independent, not-for-profit think tank and research agency actively collaborating with civil society organizations, agencies, and governments.
We are currently working on:
Who is behind it?
As a team it’s clear to us that YPL is unlike any other workplace we know of – While the work we do is often complex, working together feels easy because the atmosphere is welcoming and supportive, playful, and kind.