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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 […]

06.12.2019

TechSoup Europe Education Strategy

TechSoup Europe is shaping its education strategy. Thanks to European funds, partners can meet on a regular basis, exchange best practices in developing and implementing training programs and create new ones! DIGILEAD – Advancement of Digital Transformation of Social Sector with the Use of Open Badges Recognition System November 6 -7, TechSoup partners cooperating within […]

07.11.2019

More than 56,000 Children and Young Adults Participate in Coding-Events across Europe

Taking place during EU Code Week (5 – 20 October 2019), Meet and Code empowers 8 – 24 year olds Europeans with 21st century skills they need to participate in tomorrow’s digital world. This year’s Meet and Code highlights saw more than 1,200 code events across 25 European countries, with female participation reaching 47 percent […]

04.10.2019

Meet and Code 2019 Kick Off: 1200+ Free Coding-Events

October 5, EU Code Week starts – two weeks celebration of creativity, problem-solving and collaboration through programming and other tech activities. Young people aged 8 – 24 can choose from more than 1200 programming events at Meet and Code organised by local nonprofits in 25 European countries. Free Coding Events in 25 Countries Meet and […]

22.09.2019

Meet and Code Award

We are happy to announce that nonprofits from 25 European countries registered more than 2,000 event ideas promoting coding and digital skills in our Meet and Code initiative! All of them have a chance to win the 2000 euros prize in Public Voting! For the third time in a row, thanks to SAP and our […]

27.08.2019

Meet and Code Grants Available Until September 8

Until September 8, nonprofits from 25 European countries may apply for Meet and Code grants. Get 300-500 euro and promote coding and digital skills! It is the high time to prepare yourself for upcoming European Code Week (5 – 20 October 2019) and prepare great coding event for participants aged  8 – 24! We encourage nonprofits to cooperate with teachers, […]

18.06.2019

Best Practices of Training Programs for Social Sector Within the Network

The TechSoup Europe network is expanding. Eight partners met in Warsaw on June 5-7 within the framework of the project “Digital Literacy Education Frameworks for Social Sector” (DLNGO). The Consortium comprises TechSoup’s partners from Austria (Fundraising Verband Austria), Bosnia and Herzegovina (Fondacija Mozaik/Masta), Spain (ILUNION Tecnología y Accesibilidad), Italy (Socialtechno), Poland (Fundacja Techsoup) and Ukraine […]

03.06.2019

Meet and Code 2019: Grant Applications Now Open

Starting June 3, the initiative 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. Last year, more than 50,000 young people took part in 1,100 programming events. Grants of up to 500 Euro are available to bring […]

15.03.2019

TechSoup Europe Develops Digital Literacy Program

TechSoup partners from Europe active in digital literacy education exchange good practices on developing and implementing training programs addressed to the NGO sector. Les Ateliers du Bocage, ILUNION Tecnología y Accesibilidad, Fundraising Verband Austria, Fondacija Mozaik/Masta, Socialtechno, TechSoup Polska and GURT are part of Digital Literacy Framework for the Social Sector. Improvement of the digital literacy […]

25.01.2019

V Edition of the Discapnet Awards for Accessible Technologies

The ONCE Foundation for Cooperation and Social Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities announce the V edition of “The Discapnet Awards for Accessible Technologies”. The aim of the contest is to recognise the best initiatives and actions in the field of technologies applied to improve the quality of life of people with disabilities, as well as companies, entities or organisations that […]

04.07.2018

Spain: Art for All. Technology Makes Art Accessible for People with and without Disabilities

If you are visiting Madrid during this summer, you need to visit VII Biennial of Contemporary Art of the ONCE Foundation. The exhibition is more inclusive than ever thanks to an innovative application and interactive robot that provides accessible information about the art show. VII Biennial of Contemporary Art of the ONCE Foundation takes place […]

01.03.2018

Disabled People in Spain Now Have Access to ATMs Through an App

BBVA has launched the new mobile application which will allow blind people with physical or intellectual disabilities to operate in all the bank’s ATMs, a network that adds more of 6,300. ILUNION Tecnología y Accesibilidad collaborated with the bank to ensure app’s accessibility. The app’s technology geo-locates nearest ATMs, finds optimal routes for the user […]

01.09.2017

Spain: App Checks the Accessibility of Tourism Resources for People with Disabilities

TechSoup’s Spanish partner ILUNION Tecnología y Accesibilidad has launched a new web app called “Turismo Accesible en Andalucía”. It allows tourists to check the accessibility of tourism resources in Andalusia. Each resource has a description, photographs, contact details and accessibility assessment by category: Access to Resource, Indoor Mobility, Public Toilets, General Information, Spaces, and Services. […]

16.11.2016

TechSoup Europe Partner Meeting, Warsaw 2016

On October 26 -28, more than 100 representatives of TechSoup Europe Partners gathered in Warsaw for 3 days of getting inspiration, peer to peer learning, exchanging knowledge and experience. Our intention was to think about the future, go beyond the borders in identifying how our network can improve its ongoing impact and focus beyond access […]

25.10.2016

Spain: The Technology Solidarity Award for Donation Program DONO

The DONO Program and its team awarded for their support to NGOs regarding Technology Planning and Support. ILUNION Tecnología y Accesibilidad is TechSoup Partner in Spain. They run jointly DONO – a Donation Program for NGOs which provides eligible organizations with discounted software and hardware. Since 2006, more than 5.000 non-profits have participated in this Program […]

 
 

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