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.

Discover our projects

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...

Read more
Youth and Democracy

Strong Teachers – Strong Students

We support vocational teachers in dealing with right wing extremism amoung their pupils. Through...

Read more
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.

Read more
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...

Read more
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.

Read more
Youth and Democracy

Jugend debattiert - Youth Debating Competition

Center of the project are competitions on different levels between pupils while they learn to...

Read more
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.

Read more
Youth and Democracy

World LAB

The World Lab project brings together young people in preparatory and regular classes of vocational schools to discuss shared values.

Read more

You might also be interested in these projects

Muslime in Deutschland

YUMA - Young, Muslim, Active

With the YUMA project, we are giving young Muslims not only a voice but the opportunity to...

Read more
International Education

Foundation for German-Russian Youth Exchange

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

Read more
International Education

German-Turkish School Exchange Program

The exchange program allows students from Germany and Turkey to get better acquainted with each...

Read more
International Education

FranceMobil

French graduates visit schools across Germany and raise the interest of students, teachers, and parents in French language and culture.

Read more

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellowship

We offer outstanding personalities from over the world a residency of several months at the...

Read more
Culture

Weltenschreiber – Writers of Worlds

We want to inspire children and adolescents to write and establish this artistic practice at...

Read more
Muslime in Deutschland

Nuances

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

Read more
Civil Society

Diversity Workshop Projects for a Lively Community

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

Read more
Governance

Child-Friendly Communities in Rural India

The fight against child labor and for children’s rights remains one of the biggest social...

Read more
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...

Read more
Muslime in Deutschland

Yallah! Dedicated Young Muslims

We fund projects carried out by young Muslims and support creative ideas that show just how...

Read more
Promoting Talent

Talent im Land

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

Read more

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