Digital skills acquired through non-formal education boost youth employability (TE's policy position)

Digital skills acquired through non-formal education boost youth employability (TE’s policy position)

This Telecentre Europe’s position paper addresses two pressing issues: the high levels of youth unemployment on one hand, and the low digital readiness of young people for the labour market on the other. It suggests that non-formal training providers (such as telecentres) have a key role in offering young people a range of alternative and......
Become a change-maker on youth employability and entrepreneurship!

Become a change-maker on youth employability and entrepreneurship!

Soon to be launched I-LINC platform invites youngsters between 14 and 30 years of age to join the community to actively share their thoughts, insights and experiences on ICT (for) learning and inclusion to boost the employability and entrepreneurship capacities of young people. Among many benefits, young people will be able to further develop their digital and entrepreneurial......
I-LINC: how to empower youth for employability and entrepreneurship

I-LINC: how to empower youth for employability and entrepreneurship

The I-LINC platform will be the meeting point for stakeholders to constructively discuss and design socio-educational e-solutions and policy options to modernise education through ICT, provide inclusive alternatives to formal education developed by the non-formal education sector and Third sector, and create a new “digital” path for employment for young people. The 2nd meeting of......
Telecentre Europe to present I-LINC platform at Lifelong Learning conference

Telecentre Europe to present I-LINC platform at Lifelong Learning conference

Telecentre Europe has been invited to present its current projects at the upcoming annual conference of the European Civil Society Platform on lifelong Learning (EUCIS–LLL) in Luxembourg on June 16th. EUCIS-LLL is a well-known network of organisations active in the area of lifelong learning. As a candidate member of the network, Telecentre Europe will contribute......
New platform on jobs and youth to be developed in 2015

New platform on jobs and youth to be developed in 2015

By Masha Tarle New year, new project Telecentre Europe is opening the year 2015 with a new exciting project titled I-LINC , funded under the Horizon 2020 of the European Commission and going until end of 2017. The project aims to develop and sustain a European stakeholder platform around the topic of ICT for learning and......
Digital Learning Needs Citizen-Driven Innovation

Digital Learning Needs Citizen-Driven Innovation

The Digital Learning Round Table held in Luxembourg was the first of its kind in the context of the Horizon 2020 programme focusing on digital learning in Europe. The event was held on December 16, 2014 by the European Commission’s DG Connect. Technology-enhanced learning (TEL) has been financed by EU research & innovation programmes since......