Society

Youth and Democracy

We wish to give young people the courage to take on positions of responsibility in society and stand up for their interests.

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Youth and Democracy

Youth Against Extremism

Extremism has many different forms and in times of changes within society continues to be a big challenge. Many young people already get involved in our democratic society and speak out against extremism. We offer them support...

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Youth and Democracy

Strong Teachers – Strong Students

We support vocational teachers in dealing with right wing extremism amoung their pupils. Through the teachers, the pupils are emboldened...

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Youth and Democracy

TINCON

The TINCON stands for "teenageinternetwork convention" and is a festival for digital youth culture. For three days young people participate in workshops, talks, and events about their (not only) digital present and future.

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Youth and Democracy

NETTZ

Hate speech on the internet has regrettably become an increasingly pressing social issue. The NETTZ network aims to confront the current trend by supporting moral courage on digital media as well as cultivating a positive...

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Youth and Democracy

"Land in Sicht"

We aim to sensitize teenagers to issues such as right-wing extremism and racism. To do so, we support innovative continuing education measures for education professionals in rural areas.

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Youth and Democracy

Jugend debattiert - Youth Debating Competition

Center of the project are competitions on different levels between pupils while they learn to debate. Debating means adopting a point of...

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Youth and Democracy

Dialog at School

Young people get interested in political issues through a discussion process lasting several months, guided by dialog facilitators, and are supported in developing an awareness of democracy and participation in society.

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International Education

Why Not? International Youth Exchange Study: “Access and Barriers”

This research project aims to close the existing knowledge gap on the actual share of young...

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International Education

Foundation for German-Russian Youth Exchange

Young adults, teachers and youth exchange specialists can find relevant offers here on language support, professional training and...

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International Education

German-Turkish School Exchange Program

The exchange program allows students from Germany and Turkey to get better acquainted with each other’s country and meet new people.

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Muslime in Deutschland

YUMA - Young, Muslim, Active

With the YUMA project, we are giving young Muslims not only a voice but the opportunity to experience politics and other areas of society...

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Nuances

Creating a multimedia Web platform with teaching materials for the globalized classroom.

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Civil Society

Diversity Workshop Projects for a Lively Community

Contact between people from different social, cultural, or religious circles is of key importance to mutual understanding and social...

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Promoting Talent

Talent im Land

Grants for gifted high school students from immigrant families in Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria.

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Muslime in Deutschland

Yallah! Dedicated Young Muslims

We fund projects carried out by young Muslims and support creative ideas that show just how diverse "our Islam" is in Germany.

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International Civil Society

Theodor-Heuss-Kolleg

Experience diversity, shape democracy. The Theodor-Heuss-Kolleg encourages young people from Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia to engage actively with their societies on the basis of democratic...

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Governance

Child-Friendly Communities in Rural India

The fight against child labor and for children’s rights remains one of the biggest social challenges in India. Therefore we support...

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International Education

FranceMobil

French graduates visit kindergartens, primary schools, secondary schools, vocational schools, and high schools across Germany and raise the interest of students, teachers, and parents in French language and culture.

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Richard von Weizsäcker Fellowship

We offer outstanding personalities from over the world a residency of several months at the Robert Bosch Academy in Berlin.

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Culture

Weltenschreiber – Writers of Worlds

We want to inspire children and adolescents to write and establish this artistic practice at literature associations and in school...

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Contact persons

Melanie Dense
Senior Project Manager
Tel+49 711 46084-821
e-mail to Melanie Dense
Elena Jung
Project Manager
Tel+49 711 46084-973
e-mail to Elena Jung