Today is International Literacy Day 2021 and this years theme is “Literacy for a human-centred recovery: narrowing the digital divide”. We at IDP continue to reaffirm our commitment to help narrow the digital divide by providing a range of educational and digital skill courses, by working with our partners in Ireland and across Europe on the IT's 4 WomenErasmus+ project, encouraging equality and gender balance in the ICT sector. #PeoplePlaceProgress ... See MoreSee Less
ITs4Women aims to improve the position of women in modern society by making them more aware of the importance of digital skills. At the EU level, the number of women with digital skills and those in I...
As you can find out in our previous post, Ada Lovelace is considered as the first computer programmer in history and she is attributed the foundations of modern complex computers 🙌. However, her name was erased from the history of technology and even today there are few female referents in the tech world.Pamela Maynard - CEO of Avanade - reflects on this gender gap in an article for #Forbes titled "Are We Really Closing the Gender Gap in Tech? You can read about the issue here 👇#ITs4Women#womenintech #techwomen#digitalskills#women #ErasmusPlus #erasmusplusproject Erasmus+#adalovelace#gendergap... See MoreSee Less
Do you know Ada Lovelace's story?💡For sure it's an inspirational one, so the following TED Talk is a must-see video for learning more about the so-known "Original Woman in Tech".Besides, Zoe Philpott - UK-based experience director, and creator of Ada.Ada.Ada. Philpott - reflect on the role of women in the today's tech world 🙌#ITs4Women#womenintech #ITCS#techworld#digitalskills#women#erasmusplusproject #ErasmusPlus Erasmus+... See MoreSee Less