New Program format

10 months, 3 locations, 2 oceans,
together with up to 40 young people, from up to 20 nationalities, all in 1 program!

For the coming year the program is adding a brand new element and location to the curriculum. We are currently working to update our website to match this latest improvement to the program. Please check out the video’s below to get a taste for the different locations the program will be based at.

Three Months Sweden, Ytterjärna

Three Months Brazil, Eco-village Inkiri Piracanga

YIP10 and the Organising Team are going to move to the Eco-village Inkiri Piracanga for three months. The following pictures and the video give you a first impression of the place and its surroundings.


One Month Internship in the World

YIP is in close collaboration with a number of Initiatives around the globe which will serve as hosts for international Internships. Internship destination include Brazil, Egypt, India, Nepal, Philippines, South Africa and USA. Get a glimpse of one part of the internship of YIP8 in Los Angeles in the video below.

Three Months Sweden, Ytterjärna


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
28 Aug - 01 Sep
Week 35

Introduction Week

With: YIP10 and the Organising Team

04 Sep - 09 Sep
Week 36

Restorative Justice

With: Kiara Nagel & Molly Rose Kaufman

11 Sep - 15 Sep
Week 37

Art of Hosting

With: Tracy Chaplin, Kajsa Balkfors, Maira Rahme, Vishal Jodhani

18 Sep - 22 Sep
Week 38

Politic & Governance

With: Gerald Häfner

Open Course
25 Sep - 29 Sep
Week 39


With: Kailea Frederick

Open Course


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YIP Newsletter March 2017 – Inward and Outward

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