Welcome to the Social Innovation Working Group of the of UniteIT!Although "social innovation" is a relatively new term gaining popularity, the concept has been around for centuries, with examples ranging from kindergartens and hospices, to cooperatives and microfinance. "A social innovation is a novel solution to a social problem that is more effective, efficient, sustainable, or just than present solutions and for which the value…See More
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
Welcome to the Youth Employability working group of UniteIT!With high youth unemployment rates across Europe and an estimate of 900.000 unfilled ICT jobs before 2020, we need to empower young people now.The focus of this group “Youth Employability” is young people and their digital skills that are required for jobs and future careers. The goal of our working group is to create coalition of different actors and stakeholders with different…See More
Welcome to the Education, Training and Certification working group of UniteIT!In the digital age it is crucial to change and adjust formal education curricula. But it is even more important to raise awareness about non-formal, vocational training and certification in ICT for people to learn new e-Skills and stay active in the digital job market.For any questions, please contact the group moderator…See More
What does your organization do (100-word description)
The Guadalinfo network combines its “2.0 DNA” with field implementation, coordinating 756 centres based in Andalucía and in 25 other regions.
The Andalusian Government and 8 provincial government delegations have commissioned Consorcio Fernando de los Rios as the manager of the network, which has 800,000 users that benefit from the services offered and has generated 1,200 citizen-based innovative projects.
What digital skills training or activities do you or does your organization offer (if any)?
Innovative projects in fields such as tourism, employment, empowerment, inclusion, environment, web 2.0, sustainability, accessibility, and culture.
Number of digital competence centres linked to your organization (if any)
Your function and/or responsibilities related to digital skills training and empowerment
Local Innovation Agent in Mengibar, Jaén
How are you involved in digital inclusion / empowerment?
I work mainly with unemployed and entrepreneurs people, but also with minors and other Administrations to improve the lives of people through the use of ICTs.
With unemployed, I work in all areas of career guidance: curriculum, personal branding, job search, ICT skills improvement ....
I collaborate with SMEs and entrepreneurs to digitize their companies, improve their presence on the internet and improve the processes they carry out and make them more productive.
In all my work ICTs are the fundamental basis around which all my daily work revolves.
How did you learn about this community?
I got involved through an ALL DIGITAL event
Why would yo like to join the network?
I'm best e-facilitator finalist on 2018. I think it's important to know what the organization does and spread it among the citizens
Twitter user name
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