„Should I stay or should I go?“ New verve for youth participation and opportunities for young people in rural areas
Lina Strotmann, Gerhard Schüsselbauer
The possibilities for youth participation have been significantly limited at least since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic. One observes an increasing disorientation and inactivity, be it at the local level, but also in engagement for overarching political, societal, and social issues. New momentum for active youth participation is therefore imperative.