Asociatia TechSoup the winner of this year European Digital Skills Awards!
The Opening Opportunities project realized in cooperation with Microsoft got the deserved recognition form the European Commission. It was awarded the prize for its impact, creating synergy among different stakeholders, scalability as well as effective outreach to vulnerable groups, among others youth from rural areas and small towns. Opening Opportunities is a mentor-driven computer science […]
How to Replicate #Civictech in CEE
If civic-tech tool becomes successful in one CEE country, it is likely to succeed and help build a better society in other parts of the region as well. TechSoup Europe scale and replicate tested solutions in Europe through our TransparenCEE network. Lately, TransparenCEE helped Albanian organization Lex Ferenda to adopt the tool called Javna rasprava http://www.javnarasprava.ba/ created […]
195k EUR For Raising Digital Literacy of Unemployed People
Our Austrian Partner NGO – Fundraising Verband, won a 195k Euro for digital education project serving refugees, Gen 50+ and unemployed youth. It will be implemented by nonprofits. 195k EUR from the Ministry of Economics in Austria will be used on integration and inclusion of people into the labour market by raising their digital literacy, […]
EU Code Week 2017: Take a Tour Through MEEt and Code Events!
In 15 years programming classes in schools will probably be as natural as reading. During EU Code Week 2017 (October, 7-22), together with TechSoup Europe’s partners from 15 Middle and Eastern European countries, we reached 30,000 participants supporting nearly 600 events under Meet and Code logo, an initiative funded by SAP. Curious about our work? Here you […]
Italy: Open Days of Innovation
The first Italian event for non-profits eager to innovate At first it was a challenge, or perhaps even a hazard. Eventually, it ended up on being an unexpected success. Techsoup Italy and three of the most major and influential foundations in Italy – Cariplo Foundation, St. Paul’s Company and CRT Foundation – have begun to […]
How to Support Doing Good
In order to design and implement solutions that improve society, funders should look for more effective ways to invest in social projects. Read how it can be done. Over 500 people interested in social impact from 45 countries gathered between 9 and 10 November, in Oslo, Norway to exchange ideas on taking action for […]