The Cross-National Project on Positive Youth Development (CN-PYD)

Save the date: The 1st Conference on Positive Youth Development in a Cross-national Perspective

April 22-23 2022

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On behalf of the organizing committee,

Diana Miconi, Denisse Manrique-Millones, Delia Stefenel, Nora Wiium and May-Britt Sande, we wish you a warm welcome to the 1st Conference on Positive Youth Development in a Cross-national Perspective. The conference will be hosted by the Department of Psychosocial Science at the University of Bergen. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the conference will be held online, and organized over two days.

For information about abstract submission, please follow this link.
The abstract deadline is December 1, 2021.

Aim and title of the conference

 “Bridging Research & Practice Cross-Nationally: A PYD Approach to Social Justice”
The conference abstract related topics should include:

  • Equity
  • Diversity inclusion
  • Issues pertaining to social justice
  • Global youth perspective

Who can attend?

We welcome researchers, emerging scholars, youth leaders, teachers, students, community leaders, policy makers and stakeholders who interact with and promote the course of youth and emerging adults to participate in the conference. You can participate by presenting papers orally (approx. 15 minutes), posters (5-min flash talk per poster) or by attending without presenting.


The official language of the conference is English.