Federal Ministry for Family, Seniors, Women and Youth (BMFSFJ)

Purpose/Activities

The Federal Ministry for Family, Seniors, Women and Youth (BMFSFJ) cooperates in matters about youth policy on European level with the member states of the European Union as well as with the partner countries of the Council of Europe. It is responsible for realisation and advancement of the EU youth programmes and conducts the internet portal Youth for Europe.

Major task of the international youth work in line with the State’s Children and Youth Plan by the Federal Gouvernment is the furtherance and promotion of non-school meeting and exchange programmes for youth and young adults at home and abroad as well as the exchange of experiences for specialists of the child and youth welfare service. The realisation of the programmes is normally carried out by public and unattached institutions of the youth welfare service, in particular by youth organisations, educational institutions as well as institutions of the international youth companionships and youth social services.

The BMFSFJ supports these exchange organizations:

Contact

Bundesministerium für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend

Office Berlin:
Glinkastraße 24
10117 Berlin
Germany
Phone: +49 (0)30 18 555 0
Fax: +49 (0)30 18 555 4400

Postal address:
11018 Berlin
Germany

Office Bonn:
Rochusstraße 8-10
53123 Bonn
Germany

Postal address:
53107 Bonn
Germany
Phone: +49 (0)30 18 555 0
Fax: +49 (0)30 18 555 4400
www.bmfsfj.de
(website in German)
info(at)bmfsfj.bund.de