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30.04.2018

Coding the Future in Romania Powered By Opening Opportunities

Over the last 6 months, 160 high school students from 9 counties from Romania have worked with Microsoft mentors to create technology products: from complex games that amazed gaming industry specialists, to a low-cost, self-contained water quality detection, or a productivity app that helps pupils, students and teachers to help them better organize their time […]

08.02.2018

Czech Students Helping NGOs in Office 365 Implementation

For the fifth time, TechSoup Czech Republic linked students of the University of Economics in Prague and Czech NGOs. Students helped NGOs to implement various Office 365 apps and services according to their needs. In 2015, TechSoup Czech Republic started cooperating with a university professor who teaches Office 365. During his course, students learn how to use and manage […]

25.08.2017

The IFLA World Library and Information Congress

83rd IFLA World Library and Information Congress is taking place in Wrocław, Poland, 19–25 August 2017.  The main theme of the weeklong conference is: Libraries. Solidarity. Society. TechSoup visited the conference to discuss future of libraries, their core values and ideas for work together in solidarity spirit.   Library as a hub of information, education and local […]

31.07.2017

Bulgaria: Online Training in High Demand

Nearly 140 representatives of civil society organizations across Bulgaria have increased their technological capacity through the Technologies for Good Causes Initiative 2017. Seventy-one percent of the participants say the new training format is more convenient compared to training provided in person. In response to popular demand, this year TechSoup’s Bulgaria partner Workshop for Civic Initiatives […]

10.07.2017

Tech4Good Belgium

10 years of collaboration with 5800 nonprofits in Belgium. This saved the Belgian NGO’s 108 000 000 €. More than hundred NGOs sum up last year during Tech4good Day in Brussels.    Tech4Good is that day of the year when the nonprofit sector has the opportunity to see the powerful force of technology that opens opportunities for charities […]

30.06.2017

Digital Transformation in Balkans

Metamorphosis Foundation and Microsoft across the Balkan help the civil society sector in the digital transformation. Metamorphosis Foundation, in cooperation with Microsoft’s local office in Kosovo, Albania and Macedonia, organized the Tech4Good conference in Prishtina, Tirana and Skopje. +200 representatives from civil society organisations participated these conferences . The meetings especially focused on helping the civil […]

29.05.2017

Microsoft Czech Republic NGO Awards Announces Winners

Earlier this year, TechSoup Česká Republika joined Economia, Nadace Neziskovky.cz, Czech Radio, Alza.cz and Microsoft in the Czech Republic to hold the second round of the Microsoft NGO Awards competition to recognize the best and most inspiring stories about the use of Microsoft technologies by NGOs.   This time 16 applications were received, and choosing only […]

24.05.2017

Bulgaria: “Technologies For Good” In A New Format

In 2017 the annual NGO Day in Bulgaria organized by Microsoft changed its format. Now representatives of NGOs and cultural centers can participate in trainings from anywhere with a good internet connection. Read the story by our partner – the Workshop for Civic Initiatives Foundation. This year, there’s a new format for the annual event […]

03.05.2017

NGO Day In Turkey

Microsoft held a NGO Day on April 7th with over a hundred NGOs to promote cloud computing and the Microsoft donation program. The event started with Microsoft Turkey Director of Education and Corporate Social Responsibility Anıl Çekiç’s presentation on Microsoft’s corporate social responsibility activities, and continued with an introduction to the Microsoft donation program delivered […]

25.04.2017

The Opening Opportunities Educational Program by Asociatia Techsoup

20 finalist teams of the Opening Opportunities educational program created by Asociatia Techsoup and Microsoft Romania have presented their 6 months’ work results with their Microsoft CSS mentors. The Demo Days closing event was the biggest event of the program, bringing together 130 high-school students from 10 cities in Romania. Opening Opportunities is the first […]

03.03.2017

The New Microsoft House Welcomes Italian Non Profits For An Exclusive NGO Day

Microsoft Italy hosted their annual ‘Technology for Good’ event for Nonprofits organised by Microsoft Philanthropies in their brand new premises in Milan.   The annual Microsoft NGO Day in Italy was structured as a showcase of the limitless possibilities technology can open up when it becomes domestic and an integral part of our lives. It […]

16.12.2016

Hour of Code 2016 With Asociatia Techsoup And Microsoft Romania

Over 700 secondary school students from 8 cities in Romania have attended Hour of Code “Minecraft” events organized by Asociatia Techsoup and Microsoft. The goal was to encourage youth with computer programming and foster a passion for coding. Students from 8 cities in Romania learned to code their first computer program with the help of […]

 
 

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