Junior Achievement Latvija is a social welfare company and an expert in business education in Latvian schools.
JAL goal is to become the leading organisation in Latvia that provides the best Latvian and foreign examples of practical economic education for students - the emerging international leaders and field experts.
JA Latvia is one of the 42 Junior Achievement - Young Enterprise Europe and one of the 113 Junior Achievement Worldwide® network members providing diverse business education services and practical experience for over 16,000 students in Latvia annualy since 1991.
JAL symbolises a bridge that connects schools with business environment professioanls; it represents a takeoff point for active and ambitious young people and their achievements.
JAL mission is to promote the development of Latvian national economy by participating in youth education, advancement of entrepreneurial skills and creation of a new generation of entrepreneurs utilizing the means of combining theoretical knowledge and practical training in the process of education in compliance with the economy in Latvia, Europe and the rest of the world.
JAL value is the practical business education of students; and therefore, JAL slogan is as follows „Learning by Doing!”.
Companies (SC) is a programme and a practical educational method develop by Junior Achievement Worldwide and adopted by Junior Achievement – Young Enterprise Latvija. In 2010 – 2013 its strategic partner is Swedbank.