We are Europe’s largest provider of education programmes for entrepreneurship, work readiness and financial literacy.

JA Europe is the largest non-profit in Europe dedicated to preparing young people for employment and entrepreneurship. JA Europe is a member of JA Worldwide® which for 100 years has delivered hands on, experiential learning in entrepreneurship, work readiness and financial literacy. JA creates pathways for employability, job creation and financial success. Last school year, the JA network in Europe reached almost 4 million young people across 40 countries with the support of nearly 100,000 business volunteers and over 140,000 teachers/educators.


Our Mission

Our Mission



We aim to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.



Our Footprint (2018-19)

JA Europe numbers 2017-2018


41 Member Organisations

441 Board Members

868 JA Staff

112,665,564 Contact Hours in Standard Activities





JA Europe Factsheet

JA Europe Factsheet

Entrepreneurship a skill for life

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