Culture and sport bring people together. Young people are the drivers of change. Europe’s rich cultural heritage embodies our shared history, and the youth our common future.
The EU supports many efforts that aim to improve the lives and future opportunities of young people, artists and creative industries, and sports participation in the Western Balkans. Cooperation and exchange is the common thread at the heart of all these initiatives.
The EU and the Western Balkans share deep cultural ties. The EU provides many opportunities for artists and creative industries to collaborate and reach new audiences.
Sport brings people together regardless of age, background, or nationality. The EU supports initiatives that deepen cooperation with the Western Balkans through sport.
STORIES ABOUT Culture and youth
Discover creative and innovative ideas that come to life – thanks to support of the European Union
The Regional Youth Cooperation Office (RYCO) has opened a call for secondary school exchanges in the Western Balkans. The programme is an opportunity for schools, students, and teachers to implement school-to-school exchanges as well as other capacity building, networking and cooperation activities.
Studies and research | Published in: 2021
This study presents a comparative analysis of the region’s youth labour markets. It includes key indicators of the youth labour market, the main youth employment measures adopted in each economy and the key issues around introducing a form of Youth Guarantee in line with the EU ambition to assist in the further development of the region’s youth labour markets.
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