Over 40 years dedicated to the study, research with regards to education

› Mons. Carroll-Abbing · A continuous commitment regarding the education e formation, a way of helping the individual be supportive and responsible.


The International Institute for the Studies of the Problems of Contemporary Youth was founded in 1969 by the esteemed Monsignor John Patrick Carroll-Abbing, with the idea of creating a place of thought and study for his researches and for new socio-pedagogical reflections. The Institute is an Italian Charitable Trust, whose legal status, is non-profit, and whose Legal Status was recognized with D.P.R. of the 19th February 1990. Through the activity of constantly scientifically researching, the Trust aims to answer the complicated framework regarding youth uneasiness in the contemporaneous world, and to help prepare new young people for tomorrow on the basis of a cultural responsible citizenship. Apart from organizing workshops and seminars reserved to operators who operate in the education sector, the Institute organizes important study conferences on pedagogical issues.

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