Youth for Safer Youth

More infromation:

The main aim of the project is to research safety concerns of the youth and the best ways to reach them in the Baltic Sea Region. Safety experts together with youth representatives will develop a questionnaire in which safety concerns and information about how to best reach the youth will be discovered.

During this project the collaboration between safety experts and youth will be a crucial point. The project prepares for the larger scale project in which youth in the Baltic Sea region will be educated about
how to increase their safety in physical and virtual world.

Duration and budget

The original duration of the project was 1.9.2019-31.8.2020. Because of the Corona pandemic (COVID-19) the project was extended for three months and will end on 30.11.2020.

The budget of the project is 50 547 € from which 12 612 € is addressed to Southwest Finland Emergency Services.

The Project is co-funded by the Council of The Baltic Sea States by 45 492 €.


Lead Partner: 

Liepaja Municipal Police, Latvia

Other partners:

Espoo Youth Services, Finland
Kaunas City Municipality, Lithuania
Liepaja Children and Youth Centre, Latvia
Southwest Finland Emergency Services, Finland