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01.06.2021

Meet and Code 2021 Begins! Apply for Grants

Starting June 1st, our Meet and Code invites local nonprofits across Europe to apply for micro-grants to organize events that foster interest in and access to digital skills among young Europeans. The aim of Meet and Code is to help build a world in which every young European has the digital skills required to shape their own […]

16.03.2021

Meet and Code Award 2020 Winners

March 16, 2021, we celebrated the virtual Meet and Code Awards 2020. Almost 900 entries were received, and 15 finalists were shortlisted by an expert panel of judges. The following NGOs were awarded this year’s winning titles and received €2,000 in prize money: Girls do IT! Germany’s Webseminar by Mar de Colores e.V. Led by […]

18.01.2021

We know the Finalists of Meet and Code Award 2020

In 2020, Meet and Code was looking for the third time for best practice events that illustrated how tech can improve lives. Almost 900 events participated in the Meet and Code Award 2020. The Jury selected 15 exceptional events as finalists. We are very pleased to share the great selection of the Meet and Code 2020 Award finalists for each […]

08.09.2020

Game Changer CAMP

Game Changer’s CAMP is a free interactive 4-day ONLINE event coming 13-14, 20-21 October 2020. This is an inclusive and participant-driven unconference that examines and strengthens the relationship between online and offline technology and tools, and organisations working to address radicalization and polarisation among young people. Mission Our aim is to gather and build a network of […]

18.08.2020

Lessons Learned from Social Media Campaigns Led by Youth

20 young leaders have just finished an initial round of social media campaigns responding to the growing trend of radical and/or extreme behaviour in young people in France, Greece and Poland. Game Changer project participants shared with us their lessons learned contributing to the Preventing/Countering Violent Extremism  space. Game Changer is an international project funded by […]

01.06.2020

Meet and Code 2020 Returns, Virtually!

Meet and Code – micro-grants for nonprofits to organise coding events for young Europeans return virtually! Meet and Code is possible thanks to strategic partnerships and collaborations with SAP,  Stifter-helfen and Techsoup partners in 35 countries. Our initiative helps accelerate commitments to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and will help take massive strides in conquering […]

14.05.2020

Ambassadors of Change Against Hate Speech

With Game Changer’s youth (or Ambassadors of Change) led social media campaigns wrapping up, we can begin to take a step back and enjoy the fruits of their labor as well as those of their supporting cast. These Ambassador of Change campaigns addressed two topics of hate speech in racist hate speech as well as […]

10.03.2020

One Year into Changing the Game

Game Changer is nearly one year under way and we are finally starting to see the fruits of our labour both in our tools as well as the work being done by our aspiring young leaders – Ambassadors of Change (AoC). Check out their social campaigns! The Idea Game Changer is an international project funded […]

08.06.2017

Breakfast With Change Makers from CEE

May 31 – June 2,  The European Foundation Centre Annual General Assembly Conference took place in Warsaw. TechSoup and The Unit for Social Innovation and Research “Shipyard”  organised Breakfast with change makers from CEE, during which invited activists from grass-roots organisations, local communities, citizens movements, and social hackers from CEE were presenting their work around […]

 
 

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