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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 […]

01.12.2020

Meet and Code 2020 in Numbers

In 2020, Meet and Code extended its reach, included new countries, established new partnerships, new Award category and adjusted to the challenging reality of 2020 -Meet and Code went online. NEW PARTNERSHIP We could share the joy of coding thanks to the help of the program’s newly appointed partner, Germany‘s Federal Ministry of the Interior, […]

21.11.2020

Game Changer Camp Resources

Below, you will find some of GAME CHANGER CAMP highlights and access to resources presented during CAMP as well as some of our CAMP-goers favourite sessions. About Game Changer The aim of the Game Changer project is to support NGOs, CSOs, and activists every step of the way in guiding young people to create youth-led […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

04.06.2018

Promote Coding and Apply for a Grant!

After the successful start in 2017 approximately 600 events in 280 cities and almost 30,000 participants, Meet and Code will enter its second cycle. This year again, SAP‘s initiative makes children and young people fit for the digital world and supports programming events of all kinds that take place during the EU Code Week from 6 to 21 […]

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 […]

14.02.2018

Educathon: Let’s Create Tools Teaching How Not to Get Scammed

TechSoup Europe is co-organising a new initiative – Educathon: Half the Truth Is Often a Whole Lie, taking place in Warsaw, Poland, February 16 – 18. We want to teach people how to avoid being deceived and manipulated by the content published on the Internet. Idea “It’s people’s own fault they get scammed”. This is the most popular comment […]

03.10.2017

Europe is Skilling Up in Digital

EU Code Week is coming next week on 7-22 October – join one of 500 events prepared by NGOs that we supported, and help create with code! Computers, smartphones, tablets and… coding. These things are almost inseparable from our lives. And even though we use them every day,  we are not always aware of how […]

24.07.2017

EU Code Week

Engage children and youth in Europe with coding and digitalization and show them how fascinating the world of technology can be – this is the aim of the MEEt and Code initiative organized by SAP,  Haus des Stiftens gGmbH, and partners of the TechSoup Europe network from Middle and Eastern Europe. The Idea The initiative […]

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 […]

22.05.2017

Philanthropy in a Digital Age

On May 11 – 12, TechSoup Europe was present at the King Baudouin Foundation “Closing night – Spring of Philanthropy 2017” and the “Boost Philanthropy in Europe” conference. The entire philanthropic sector in Belgium shared conclusions drawn from these events and discussions on the challenges and opportunities ahead for the third sector in Europe. Read the report […]

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 […]

 
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