Get Online Week 2017: International partnership supports digital skills, empowering all

Get Online Week 2017: International partnership supports digital skills, empowering all

On 27 March – 2 April, 2017, 27 national organisations with their 5,000 partners ran thousands of events and activities to bring Europeans online and to enhance their digital skills during the eighth Get Online Week (#GOW17). Since its first edition in 2010, GOW has always been a truly multi-stakeholder campaign bringing together formal and......
European Get Online Week 2016: being confident, being digital

European Get Online Week 2016: being confident, being digital

The seventh edition of the European Get Online Week (GOW) to digitally empower and employ people was celebrated on 14-20 March this year. With a record number of 29 campaign partners involved in 27 countries, the campaign proved again the necessity to raise awareness about ICT competence and the importance to see every European digitally......
European Get Online Week from 14 to 20 March in 27 countries!

European Get Online Week from 14 to 20 March in 27 countries!

This week Telecentre Europe is celebrating the annual Get Online Week across Europe. 29 campaign partners will be running various events in 27 countries to reduce the skills gap and promote ICT jobs. The campaign runs at libraries, community centres, schools and non-for-profits across Europe every March. This year’s campaign will focus around two themes: trust......
Strategic roadmap 2016-2017 adopted and the GOW 2016 kicked-off at General Assembly in Amsterdam

Strategic roadmap 2016-2017 adopted and the GOW 2016 kicked-off at General Assembly in Amsterdam

On March 3-4 Telecentre Europe invited its members to the annual General Assembly in Amsterdam (the Netherlands). 36 member organisations were represented by at least one delegate. General Assembly was followed by a members’ meeting and both events took place in Grand Cafe Restaurant of Amsterdam Central Station. The Strategic roadmap for 2016-2017, based on a mid-term......
What will GOW 2016 be like this year?

What will GOW 2016 be like this year?

With the commitment of at least 27 campaign partners Telecentre Europe will be getting Europeans online and on jobs again. Digital empowerment campaign European GOW will mark its seventh edition this year on 14-20 March. Thousands of non-formal education providers will get busy organising various activities in their communities in order to reduce the skills......
It's time to register for European GOW 2016!

It’s time to register for European GOW 2016!

European Get Online Week (or simply GOW) is Telecentre Europe’s flagship initiative and a digital empowerment campaign run at libraries, community centres, schools and non-for-profits across Europe every March. Next year on 14-20th of March GOW will encourage Europeans to use the Internet and technology in a safe and confident way to improve their digital......
Final GOW 2015 report: over 7,500 unemployed and 60,000 young people involved

Final GOW 2015 report: over 7,500 unemployed and 60,000 young people involved

Roughly 109,000 Europeans were involved in GOW 2015 this year participating in more than 4,000 events at national or local level, like trainings, seminars and workshops. From all those involved in campaign activities, around 60,000 were young people and 7,500 unemployed. Millions have been reached through media and social media channels across Europe also thanks to the support of EU policy makers and......
Getting Europe online, the digital empowerment campaign

Getting Europe online, the digital empowerment campaign

This week, from March 23rd to 29th Telecentre Europe organises, together with partnering organisations, the 6th edition of the European Get Online Week (GOW). In 2015 the Campaign will see the involvement of 25 countries and directly target more than 50,000 Europeans.  Can we teach digital competence? At Telecentre Europe we believe we can. A variety of non-formal education providers such......
European Get Online Week 2015: 23-29th March

European Get Online Week 2015: 23-29th March

Contrary to what many people may believe, not every European is digital yet. But we’re getting there. Thousands of non-formal education providers such as telecentres, non-profits and libraries are already busy bridging the gap. They work throughout the year to get people online, improve their digital skills and provide pathways to civil participation and employment.......