employability

Latest technologies towards science education of youth? In UMI-Sci-Ed this is the goal!

Latest technologies towards science education of youth? In UMI-Sci-Ed this is the goal!

By Iva Walterova Successful development of European science and technology system depends mostly on its capacity for talent and ideas. According to the European Commission, skills in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) are becoming an increasingly important part of basic literacy in today’s knowledge economy. To keep Europe growing, we will need one million......
#TEAC16 - the best Annual Conference so far!

#TEAC16 – the best Annual Conference so far!

By Gabriela Ruseva Telecentre Europe held its 9th Annual Conference in Ghent on 6-8th October, co-organised with our Belgian member Digipolis Gent and the I-LINC Platform. The 3-day event was attended by over a 100 invited participants and took place in the beautiful central hotel NH Belfort where guests enjoyed 2 days of keynote speeches, interactive......
I-LINC at Telecentre Europe Annual Conference

I-LINC at Telecentre Europe Annual Conference

by Iva Walterova I-LINC, which is developing a sustainable and all-encompassing platform on the topic of ICT (for) learning and inclusion, offers its growing community of registered users an online environment for networking, participation, and learning that focuses on boosting the employability and entrepreneurship capacities of young people. The Telecentre Europe Annual Conference: Digital Skills for......
Skilled and Employed - a collaborative position paper

Skilled and Employed – a collaborative position paper

The fast pace of digital transformation of the business sector has made it more challenging for young people to meet the demanding requirements of employers in Europe. Digital skills now are a necessity, not an advantage. Education providers, socio-economic inclusion providers, policy makers, employers are looking for ways to enhance the matching process between skills......
Discussions on social innovation and MIREIA takeover at ICT 2015 in Lisbon

Discussions on social innovation and MIREIA takeover at ICT 2015 in Lisbon

Six members of our Board and our Managing Director attended the largest ICT conference in the EU ICT 2015 – Innovate, Connect, Transform last 20-22 October in Lisbon. The event, co-organised by the European Commission together with our Portuguese member Fundaçao para a Ciência e a Tecnologia Portugal (FCT), had received a record registration of......
Digital competences to promote employability

Digital competences to promote employability

Translated by Gabriel Rissola Different digital competence models were discussed during the workshop organised by Guadalinfo, the Andalusian network of telecentres, last 29 October in Seville. The Guadalinfo Network brought together more than thirty experts working in the field of training and certification of digital skills, where aside to the Andalusian model, other experiences like those......
TE does it again! Successful annual conference held in Belgrade

TE does it again! Successful annual conference held in Belgrade

By Masha Tarle Telecentre Europe held its 8th annual conference in Belgrade on 24 and 25th September, co-organised by our Serbian member International Aid Network . The 2-day event was attended by almost 150 participants and was held in the beautiful hotel Hyatt Regency Belgrade where guests enjoyed 2 days of speeches, workshops and an......
Programa Escolhas in Portugal: Telecentre Europe Member Profile

Programa Escolhas in Portugal: Telecentre Europe Member Profile

Programa Escolhas (the Choices Programme) is a national programme of the Portuguese government for social inclusion under the Ministry of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, and is part of the High Commission for Migration. The Programme was created to promote the social inclusion of children and youths of the most vulnerable communities, particularly......
Partners meet to discuss project progress and global vision for jobs in Lisbon

Partners meet to discuss project progress and global vision for jobs in Lisbon

24.04.2015 Lisbon The FIT4JOBS partners team met in Lisbon on April 20-22 to discuss the milestones reached so far in this European Commission funded project that replicates the employer-led training model pioneered by the Irish FIT Ltd (Fast Track to IT) across five additional European countries: Greece, Portugal, Spain, Latvia and Lithuania. The project also shows how the Grand Coalition for......
Young people’s digital skills still a mystery to employers but telecentres emerge as the ideal community place for understanding what ICT users need

Young people’s digital skills still a mystery to employers but telecentres emerge as the ideal community place for understanding what ICT users need

Since 2008, Telecentre Europe has organized 7 annual gatherings for its member organizations and stakeholders that brought together around 600 participants from all corners of Europe and beyond. European Commission’s ongoing campaign eSkills for Jobs and its sister initiative Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs provided the framework for this year’s conference in Croatia. This year Telecentre Europe Annual Conference......