YIP is a holistic education in Järna, Sweden that gives youth 18-28 a chance to explore their fullest potential and take initiative towards a better world.

Coming up at YIP:

Date/Time Event
30 Aug
Week 35

YIP8 Opening

With: YIP8, team and guests

Open Course
31 Aug - 04 Sep
Week 36

Introduction Week

Introduction Week, with: Team

07 Sep - 11 Sep
Week 37
Edgard Gouveia Jr

Playing to Change the World

With: Edgard Gouveia Júnior

14 Sep - 18 Sep
Week 38

Place Making

With: Kiara Nagel

21 Sep - 25 Sep
Week 39
Eduardo Shimahara

From Complexity Theory to Food Revolution

With: Eduardo Shimahara




YIP Newsletter April 2015 – Internships and Initiative

It has been a quiet time here in Ytterjärna for those of us who have remained behind.  But slowly those beating hearts have trickled back into this mysterious place that we have all come to know as ‘home’.  The quietness […]


Reflections on YIP

Dear friends, I wrote the text below in the spring of this year, 2014, at a time when the continuation of the program and its organization where wavering on the edge of existence. I felt called to share my view […]