The FGYO in numbers

For over 50 years, the FGYO has been supporting exchange programs, trainings and international projects for children, teenagers and young adults from Germany, France and partner countries. The experience of meeting participants from other countries and the intercultural learning process are at the core of our activities.

Learn more about the number and the type of projects already funded, about our networks, our organizational structure, and much more!

The numbers are those of 2017

Budget

25.296.856 €

of which

553.314 €

is provided by the two foreign ministries, the German Foreign Office (Auswärtiges Amt) and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (ministère de l’Europe et des Affaires étrangères). Each funds 50% of the special intervention fund for Central Eastern and South-Eastern Europe.

1.090.500 €

from third-party funding including sponsors

Personnel

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2 locations (Paris and Berlin)

1 branch (Saarbrücken)

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70 full time equivalents

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40 ans average age

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17 men

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66 women

Participants and projects

188.083

participants

17,24 %

of the participants were young people with fewer opportunities

8.417

exchange programmes

4.807

group exchanges

3.610

individual exchanges and programmes

Networks and partners

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FGYO info points in France

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FGYO info points in Germany

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7.552 partners and project organizers

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44 pedagogical staff (22 in France and 22 in Germany)

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100 FGYO’s Young Ambassadors

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546 animators, 96 academic correspondents and 21 regional correspondents

Communication

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4.202.707

viewed pages

16.487

fans on Facebook

4.288

followers on Twitter

1.462

followers on Instagram