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13
Sep

The Social Hackathon at HOU successfully completed

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We are happy to announce that the Social Hackathon at HOU, Greece was successfully completed! In a live, 3-day experience that took place on September 6th, 7th and 8th of September 2021 at the premises of the Hellenic Open University in Patras, 19 young people aged 16-30, co-created digital solutions to problems related to the […]

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16
Aug

Discover the home of digital skills in Europe

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Earlier this year, the Digital Skills and Jobs Platform (DSJP) went live. This European one-stop-shop for digital skills and community learning enables all Europeans to make the most of the digital transformation. This platform is one of the initiatives launched under the Connecting Europe Facility Programme and will contribute to the Digital Europe Programme. This […]

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26
Jul

Learning about sustainability in Colfiorito with the Social Hackathon Umbria 2021

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Social Hackathon Umbria 2021 (SHU2021) took place in the heart of Italy, in the middle of the green region of Umbria, on the plateau of Colfiorito. The small village, known for its rich production of cereals, legumes and dairy products, came back to life after the hit of several earthquakes, by putting at the centre […]

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22
Jun

Successful completion of the training courses in Greece

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The training courses hosted by the Hellenic Open University were successfully completed in 18th of June 2021. From the 90 trainees that initially were registered in the three courses, 43 successfully completed the assignments and were eligible for a certificate award. A total of 100 training hours were provided for three courses: Web design, where […]

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21
Jun

Amazing experience of Social Hackathon Rijeka

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Social Hackathon Rijeka took place between 10 – 13 June in the premises of Center of Technical Culture Rijeka. The event featured creation of digital solution for societal challenges following the Social Hackademy Methodology and side events open for also for non hackers. From Thursday, June 10, at 8 pm, to Saturday, June 12, at […]

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03
Jun

#HackAd Laboratory in Greece

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The #HackAd Laboratory courses in Greece are speeding towards their completion. Until now, more than 45 learners are being upskilled in topics such as Web Design, Graphics Design and Mobile apps development.

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25
May

Croatian Social Hackademy Lab is very active

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There are almost three months since we have launched Social Hackademy Lab in Rijeka, Croatia. There are young people from all parts of Croatia that started the #Hackad journey. Now, we are finalising everything for Social Hackathon that will happen in the middle of June 2021. Among 33 young people involved in #Hackad training, 20 […]

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27
Apr

The response of civil society organisations to face the COVID-19 pandemic

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European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), at the request of the Diversity Europe Group, has commissioned the study “The response of civil society organisations to face the COVID-19 pandemic and the consequent restrictive measures adopted in Europe”, with the twofold aim of mapping “the responses of European CSOs to the COVID-19 crisis in order to […]

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26
Apr

COVID19 pandemic may delay SDG’s achievements

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In the 2021 edition of the Financing for Sustainable Development Report, the authors identify an alarming risk concerning the achievement of the 17 SDGs: the COVID19 pandemic’s effect in national economies. It is widely acknowledged that the pandemic fuelled the economic crisis but it also created opportunities. Countries that were wiling to invest in new […]

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29
Mar

Social Hackademy Lab launched in Rijeka, Croatia

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CTC Rijeka, Croatian partner in the #HackAD project, has launched Social Hackademy Lab on the 15 March 2021. More than 30 young people from disadvantaged backgrounds started their HackAD journey with the training course Visual and Graphic Design. In April and May, the learning will continue with Web Design and Native mobile app development training […]

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