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Gender equality in ICT: GEM-TECH awards 2014

ITU and UN Women are partnering to launch a new global technology award that recognizes outstanding contributions from women and men in leveraging the potential of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to promote gender equality. The annual GEM-TECH Awards will … Continue reading

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Gender in Horizon2020

 As requested in all EU activities, Horizon 2020 encompasses the aim to eliminate inequalities and to promote equality between men and women. Gender equality in research and innovation is a key element of Horizon 2020 and is mainstreamed as a … Continue reading

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Feminist Digital Initiative Challenges Universities’ Race for MOOCs

FemTechNet, a network of feminist scholars and educators, is launching a new model for online learning at 15 higher education institutions this fall. The DOCC, or Distributed Open Collaborative Course, is a new approach to collaborative learning and an alternative … Continue reading

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ICT & entrepreneurship for girls

The EU Comenius project ICT-go-girls! aims to empower secondary school girls with the knowledge, skills and values to encourage their participation and pro-active attitude towards innovation, entrepreneurship and quality ICT related employment.  The experts behind this project belong to 7 … Continue reading

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