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How has the pandemic affected young people in the Nordic countries?

How did young people experience the restrictions during the pandemic? What can Nordic youth research tell us about the consequences of the pandemic on young people's lives? Join us for the first-ever NYRIS webinar on June 16th to find out!

During the pandemic young people’s well-being have been a primary concern. At the NYRIS Webinar 2021 we will address this topic from a Nordic youth research perspective. The Nordic countries have reacted to the COVID-19 pandemic with measures such as social distancing, home schooling and restricted leisure activities. A primary concern has been for young people’s well-being.

How did youth experience the restrictions during the pandemic? How did they respond? What can Nordic youth research tell us about the consequences of the pandemic on young peoples lives?

These are some of the questions we address at the NYRIS Webinar 2021!

We have invited some prominent Nordic youth researchers to discuss young people’s situation in their respective countries during the pandemic.

Speakers

Moderator

Moderator: Hannah King, Assistant professor, Director of Postgraduate Research in the Department of Sociology, Durham University (UK)

Organizer

The webinar is organized by the Department of Youth Research at Norwegian Social Research (NOVA), Oslo Metropolitan University. The official language of the webinar is English.