Strengthening European Youngsters Resilience through Serious Games (Youngres)

Funding company


This project aims to overcome the acknowledged difficulty of efficient interaction with youth and vulnerable population at risk of radicalization or polarization. To do so, YoungRes advocates a new innovative approach based on digital technologies to overcome this barrier, built on previous achievements by project partners in game technology, social media analytics, and eLearning

ID: 823701-ISFP-2017-AG-RAD
Scope: International
Funding support: 475000 €


Start date

January 4, 2019

End Date

January 7, 2022

Research areas


Principal investigator

Dr. David Camacho


Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, University of Oulu, fundación Altum, Militos

Related publications

Raquel Menendez-Ferreira, Javier Torregrosa, David Camacho: Diseno de un juego serio para la prevención de la polarización en menores. In: 2020.

Ángel Panizo-Lledot, Javier Torregrosa, Raquel Menéndez-Ferreira, Daniel López-Fernández, Pedro P Alarcón, David Camacho: YoungRes: A Serious Game-Based Intervention to Increase Youngsters Resilience Against Extremist Ideologies. In: IEEE Access, vol. 10, pp. 28564–28578, 2022.

Raquel Menéndez-Ferreira, Javier Torregrosa, Ángel Panizo-LLedot, Antonio González-Pardo, David Camacho: Improving Youngsters’ Resilience Through Video Game-Based Interventions. In: Vietnam Journal of Computer Science, vol. 7, no. 03, pp. 263–279, 2020.

Raquel Menendez-Ferreira, Javier Torregrosa, Daniel López-Fernández, Jesus Mayor: Design of a serious games to improve resilience skills in youngsters. In: Entertainment Computing, vol. 40, pp. 100462, 2022.