About project "KNOW and DO"


In September 2014 Agency for International programs for Youth started the European Union's fund 2014-2020 operation program's "Growth and Employment" specific objective 8.3.3. "To increase inclusion of NEET's and foster their inclusion in education, supported measures within the framework of Youth Guarantee, and NGO's or youth centres" project "KNOW and DO"!

Motivate and activate young people who are not in education, employment or training (NEET), hereinafter – the target group of young people. 

Support will be provided for about 5262 of the target group of young people aged 15-29 years. 

The Agency for International Programs for Youth is the beneficiary of funding and the project is being implemented in collaboration with all 119 Latvia’s local municipalities. 

Local municipalities will create strategic partnerships, for example, with national and local institutions, NGO’s, youth centres, social partners and other institutions that are engaged in the youth work within the goal to reach the target group, motivate and activate them in the project. 

  • The target group of young people outreach and information activities;
  • Profiling of young people and elaboration individual support program of measures;
  • Implementation of individual support program of measures.


Raitis Imša
Head of the Division of Structural funds
Phone: 67356248
E-pasts: raitis.imsa[at]jaunatne.gov.lv