Youth Network JuWeL Facebook Page
Website and Social Media:
Animation, Citizen participation, Information, Internet, Local Action Group, Networking, Public participation, Young people
The Facebook Page of the JuWeL Network provides up-to-date general news and information about youth activities in the LAG Wels territory. The page was created to engage, educate and motivate young rural people living in that area as well as to follow the development of the project as a whole. It's a communication platform dedicated only to youth to allow them to share their ideas, views and concerns, and connect with others.
& RDP Region(s)
The main objective was to empower young people to actively participate in activities in their region, to connect and to raise their awareness about the opportunities offered in their area.
Videos, events, pictures, audio clips
Rural Development Stakeholders:
The Facebook Page was launched in 2008 and is regularly updated with audiovisual materials and links. The content is written in German but can be translated with the help of Facebook applications.
up to €4 999
Distribution & Promotion
Assessment of effectiveness
The JuWeL Facebook Page proved to be very popular among users. As of September 2013, it reached over 1600 "likes". Users wrote feedbacks, posted tags and contributed to the content of the page.
Name of organisation
JuWeL = Jugend|Netzwerk|Wels|Land
Local Action Group
Local Action Group Wels Land