We are still getting feedback from our members about the telecentre in Dniprodzerzhinsk, and its impact on Ukraine’s seniors.
Nadiya Bozhok, deputy…Continue
Geneva, 8 June 2015 – President Luis Guillermo Solís Rivera of Costa Rica was inaugurated today as ITU Patron for Youth and ICT at a special ceremony in Geneva.
This builds on the BYND2015 Youth Summit organized by ITU in San José, Costa Rica in 2013 where young participants from around the world…
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Today I would like to share some resources you may find useful if you want to learn more about mobile.
This blog provides up to date information on mobilities, including current events and commentary from an academic perspective. The…Continue
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More than 500 people went online in the telecentre for two weeks and 98% are youth. The focus of the event was finding jobs and competing in the job market. It is…Continue
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Boromlya branch of Trostianets district in Sumy region, Ukraine serves a traditional community of strawberry producers who manage to get several harvests of berries per season thanks to library internet services. Some of the local amateur gardeners have turned into successful…Continue
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Central City Leo Tolstoy Library, Shostka, Sumy region, Ukraine is offering free service for seniors - classes of digital literacy and online search of information. Classes are organized in partnership with the Department of Information Technologies of the University of the Third Generation that has been based in the…Continue
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Eighteen Citizen Service Centres initiated by Central M. L. Kropyvnytskyi Library in local libraries across the city of Mykolaiv in southern Ukraine are in high demand.
Local people visit the centers to use information and communication technology (ICT), to learn ICT skills, to interact with…Continue
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Kropyvnytskii central library of Mykolaiv, Ukraine mobilized its community and local government to establish a productive dialog in the last half a year by creating an open forum “New Mykolaiv”. Since January, the library hosted 21 meetings attended by nearly 150 activists representing different NGOs, clubs,…Continue
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Less than three years ago Lviv City Council, Lviv, Ukraine along with staff of Lesya Ukrainka city library proposed an ambitious project to transform a dust-filled building of ordinary library, one of dozens in the city of western-Ukrainian cultural forefront, into a modern community center with almost unlimited…Continue
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Almas Kebekbayev, an alumnus of the Bolashak program that brings Kazakh students abroad to study, after coming back home decided to open a free programming school for children in Almaty.
About 100 potential students applied and…Continue
On August 19th and 25th in the digital reading-room of the Orenburg Nadezhda Krupskaya Regional Research Library workshops about online safety were organized. The events were designed under the umbrella of Your Course: IT for Youth for students of the summer camp at the Orenburg Lyceum #2.
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Galiya Abdulkarimova, a retired 74-year-old engineer from Kazakhstan has been surprising her relatives and friends with her advanced Photoshop and other ICT skills, according to…Continue
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The telecentre in the Volgograd State Agrarian University in Volgograd, Russia has a solid experience in teaching ICT to adults and seniors. It has recently started teaching a new audience – students of elementary and middle schools.
How can we attract children into the world of ICT? How can we teach them…
The telecentre working under the umbrella of the program "IDEA Microsoft YouthSpark" is very active in Tokmak, Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine. The main specialization of this telecentre is youth training. Tokmak is a small town with about 33,000 dwellers and there is no big job market there, so, young people will mostly look…Continue
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Employees of the non-profit organization Kesher, Makiyivka, Ukraine organized the interactive workshop for high school students under the umbrella of the Microsoft-sponsored IDEA program. The organization has been teaching digital literacy, ICT courses and other education and job search related activities in the local…Continue
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We have recently received a letter from Bugalcha Nishanova, the manager of the village telecentre in Kyrgyzstan.
“She is a young pleasant woman, always ready to help. Her name is Venera … She started to teach digital…Continue
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In April 2014 the manager of the Department of Distance Education and IT of the university, Associate Professor E.V.Mishchenko and the Chair of the Department of the…Continue
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Get Online Week, Telecentre-Europe’s (TE) annual digital empowerment campaign that engages and empowers people to use technology and the Internet, engaged 1,500 participants in Novokuznetsk, Russia.
The initiative started from IT Career Day in Kuznetsk Industrial College and Trade…Continue
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During Get Online Week, on March 20 and 26 the employees of the educational centre in the local government educational organizations in Zheleznogorsk, Kursk region, Russia administered a Day of Microsoft’s Technologies in cooperation with local educators.
In School #4, students of Grade 4 together with the…Continue
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