Fundación Cibervoluntarios (Spain)
Fundación Cibervoluntarios is a Spanish NGO of international scope focused on promoting an inclusive digital transition and eliminating the digital divide. A global pioneer in the creation and management of a technology volunteer network, we provide free training in digital skills to thousands of people a year, we promote social innovation and the empowerment of citizens through the use of technology. From Fundación Cibervoluntarios we want to ensure that all people have, equally, the opportunity to access, learn and use technology to promote their autonomy, strengthen their rights, enhance educational innovation with digital tools or improve their employment opportunities and foster social participation. With this goal in mind, we facilitate the acquisition of digital skills for citizens in a close, simple, practical and free way.
To achieve this, we have a network of more than 2,800 cybervolunteers and we collaborate with more than 1,600 organizations (NGOs, Associations, Municipalities, Universities, Primary and secondary schools, etc.) to be able to reach any point in Spain. Fundación Cibervoluntarios provides experience in international projects, currently working in ongoing Horizon Europe, Next Generation Internet and Erasmus + European initiatives. Our main strength in European projects is piloting and testing solutions with ICTliving Labs, user-centric research, Dissemination & Communication activities, and UX design.
Newtral is a media start-up that focuses on producing programs for television and digital platforms, as well as innovating journalism through fact-checking, data journalism, and creating new narratives for social networks. In this regard, our media literacy division, Newtral Educación, is committed to promoting education to combat disinformation. Additionally, we have a dedicated research division that leverages artificial intelligence protocols.
WeSchool is the Italian EdTech leader on a mission to innovate teaching and learning experiences. With a community of 2.319.248 users on board its platform, WeSchool is the Italian player in digital learning experiences. One of the three platforms recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education to be used for remote learning during the Covid-19 crisis, along with Google and Microsoft, in 2021 it has delivered over 6 million hours of training to teachers and students everywhere in Italy.
Centro F.L. Ferrari (Italy)
Centro F.L. Ferrari is an Italian NGO that carries out research on economic, political, cultural, historical, and social trends, at local and regional levels, in relation to European and international key issues by testing innovative methods and analysis tools. Centro Ferrari has started “In-ForMedia”, a permanent Media Education center addressed to both students and teachers of the local primary and secondary schools and universities teachers. It organizes laboratories of journalism and communication, comics, cartoons, and video production and supports teachers and educators to plan media education training courses.
European School Brussels II (Belgium)
The European School Brussels II (Woluwe) is part of the network of 13 European schools (and 20 EU accredited schools), located throughout the European Union, and more locally it is part of a group of four European Schools in Brussels. The educational offer of the school in Woluwe covers from kindergarten to secondary education, for approximately 3,500 students in total. Of them, there are almost 2,000 students in secondary school, of which about 1,000 are in the age range of 14-19 years.
Epal Kaisarianis (Greece)
Epal Kaisarianis is a public body referred to by the Ministry of Education and was founded in 1976. Since then more than 10.000 students were driven, through Technical & Vocational Training, into production with success. Also, hundreds are studying in higher technical education, after passing exams. At the moment, 300 students with 45 teachers-trainers constitute our manpower - for season 2022-23. The above is divided into six sectors, which have eleven different specialties-subsectors. Since 2015 it's been involved in European projects in the Erasmus + platform.