From 22.-25. August 2018 the NRW Youth Forum is again, in the usual way, at the interactive entertainment trade show gamescom in Cologne. Promoted by the Ministry of Youth, Family, Refugees and Integration of the State of Nort-Rhine Westphalia and under the auspices of the Office for Children, Youth and Family of the City of Cologne thirty North Rhine-Westphalian partner institutions and youth projects of social work and schools present themselves on nearly 700 square metres in Hall 10.2 of the Koelnmesse with varied and interesting programme offerings.
The media and educational programs provides lots of information on youth protection in the media and media literacy aimed primarily at young people, but were also for parents and educational staff. With the Youth Forum of North Rhine-Westphalia, adults also receive an opportunity to personally meet the creative potential of young gamers and to get in touch with them.
This year the NRW Youth Forum offers diversified program points of computer games as well as fun and exciting hands-on experience and offers to young visitors. Here primarily knowledge, creativity, skill and teamwork skills are needed to be able to win one of the attractive prices, for example at the Forum Quiz or at the competitions with game testers.