The aim of this working group is to create the first European Community on Global Citizenship Education by involving all actors interested in the topic, including: teachers, trainers and youth workers working in formal, non-formal and informal settings (schools, telecentres, youth centres, NGOs etc.); representatives of NGOs, non-profit organisation and civil society; education and training actors; policy makers and all others. This is the group for those willing to support and advocate for the…See More
What does your organization do (100-word description)
Centre of Technical Culture Rijeka is a nonprofit nongovernment organization registered since 1993 on the initiative of the Association of Technical Culture Rijeka with the task of encouraging and promoting technical education, computer science, and culture in general by organizing activities in order to stimulate the interest of children, youth, workers and other citizens in areas of scientific, technical and IT culture with application in business and everyday life, and the promotion of scientific, technical, IT and cultural achievements.
Organization's work is coordinated and supervised by the executive and supervisory board consisting of nine members of the Executive Board and five members of the Supervisory Board. All activities of the association are carried out by a professional team which is supported by contractors and volunteers.
What digital skills training or activities do you or does your organization offer (if any)?
My organization is involved in different ICT programs and projects on a local, national, and European level. E.g. we have regular activities with children and youth in the fields of programming, robotics, and 3D modeling.
Number of digital competence centres linked to your organization (if any)
Your function and/or responsibilities related to digital skills training and empowerment
I work in CTC Rijeka at the position of Assistant in Education (Informatics programs). I am involved in program planning and primarily holding workshops for different social and age groups.
How are you involved in digital inclusion / empowerment?
I am involved in digital inclusion/empowerment through participating in CTC Rijeka's project and holding workshops for children, young people, and different groups at the risk of social exclusion.
How did you learn about this community?
I got an invitation from a network member
Why would yo like to join the network?
I would like to join the network to become a part of a large international network of organizations with similar or the same tasks and goals, and to change experiences and good practices with them.
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