During Digital week 2019, more than 28 000 Latvian citizens throughout country have used the opportunity to acquire new digital skills and explore opportunities provided by digital technologies. Latvia has been one of the most active participants of the European All Digital week for the tenth consecutive year.
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Within “Digital Skills for Bulgarian SMEs” project BG05M9OP001-4.001-0135-C01 two experts from Global Libraries Bulgaria Foundation (GLBF), six experts from the regional libraries in Plovdiv, Smolyan and Stara Zagora and two representatives of Bulgarian SMEs visited LIKTA in the period between 14th and…Continue
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On 13th of June LIKTA (Latvian Information and Communication Technology Association) have signed agreement (18.104.22.168/16/A/003) with the Central Finance and Contracting Agency of Latvia ( CFLA ) about implementing the project “ICT professional trainings for ICT industry development and innovations“ (IKT profesionāļu …Continue
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From 8 till12 of August LIKTA is hosting a Youth Hackaton in Riga were young people from Cyprus, Croatia, Lithuania and Latvia demonstrate their coding skills that have been learnt within the project Generation0101 (http://www.generation0101.eu/en).
During the spring semester young people in 5 countries and many regional…Continue
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For the 7th year Get Online Week in Latvia was organized by LIKTA in Cooperation with the Ministry of Regional Development and Environmental Protection. 103 municipalities were involved as regional coordinators . In overall more than 150 partners – state organizations, universities, IT companies, NGO s have participated in GOW 2016 organization in Latvia. During GOW 2016 788 events were organized all across Latvia with total number of 21952…Continue
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During the Get Online Week 2016 youth in Latvia had a chance to evaluate their digital and computer skills by completing Fit4Jobs tests.. The test has been created within the framework of the Fit4Jobs project to evaluate computer user office productivity skills which every employee should have and which are requested by almost all employers
The test includes questions about office software usage - such as Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook.
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Only last week LIKTA hosted the E-skills for Jobs 2015 Conference in Riga ( www.eskillsforjobs.lv ) and it seemed hard to imagine that in a weeks’ time GOW 2015 is here. But it is happening again! Thanks to great Latvian partners (more than 150 ) for their ideas and commitment !
Here is our digital map – very few…Continue
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Anete Lasmane is a pre-school and primary school teacher and currently works in a boarding school - in the development center for kids with special needs. Anete is also pursuing a Master’s degree in the Organization Management program at the Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management . Anete has participated in the “IT for my Future Career” project organized by the Microsoft YouthSpark program and the Latvian Information and Communications Technology…Continue
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“Connect Latvia”, a project of free computer education for seniors, launched its 2013 activities at the opening day of Get Online week 2013 in Latvia. During the week 500 seniors who have never used computer signed up for trainings.
“Connect Latvia “ is being conducted for the fourth consecutive year by Lattelecom Ltd., the largest electronic services…Continue
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On March 21th, ICT companies and other organizations opened their doors for the “ICT career days". The aim of this activity was to promote the ICT profession among students aged 15-19.
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One of the activities for young people for GOW 2013 was assessment of their digital skills for job market skills with a new version of Skillage tests. During only 2 days already more than 600 Skillage tests have been passed .
The results data base shows that about 46 % of test takers have achieved the correct answers…Continue
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On the opening event of Get Online week 2013, representatives of governmental sector, non-governmental organizations and key industry players have signed a cooperation agreement aimed at development of e-Skills for jobs in Latvia.
Memorandum of cooperation on “E-skills partnership” have been signed by Latvian Information and Communications technology…Continue
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With less than 40 days left till Get Online Week 2013 (GOW 2013) will start all over Europe, in Latvia the preparation activities have reached their peak.
As in previous years, the GOW 2013 in Latvia is coordinated by…Continue
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On January 24th, more than 100 experts & officials from the industrial, academic & public sector gathered with Pan-European NGO leaders for the conference Towards a European Quality label for ICT industry training & certifications
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On December 18th, Telecentre-Europe, together with Startup Weekend Europe and Digitalmuse.org, was invited to give a "Speed Date" presentation at the 3rd high level meeting of the European Digital Champions, organized by the European…Continue
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During Get Online week 2012, "E-skills for employability & development” workshops took place in training centers all across Latvia. The workshops were based on the online Employment Toolkit, and the main aim was to show people how to find a new or better job by searching jobs online, preparing CV & Cover letters and promoting themselves through social networking.…Continue
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