Raivotech

RAIVOTECH - Raise Volunteers in Tech

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Project Code: 2016-1-LU02-KA205-000232

 

Duration: September 2016-April 2018

Project’s Website: www.raivotech.eu

Project Description:

“Raise Volunteers in Tech” focuses on promoting high-quality volunteer youth work in the digital field and aims to create innovative resources for youth work.

Fighting digital illiteracy is becoming crucial to reducing risks of social & economic exclusion created by the digital skill gap.

Involving volunteers is an interesting way to contribute to reducing this major issue of today world. Volunteers can teach, show & tell but also inspire, motivate and therefore bring a different outlook than the one in provided in formal education. However, if working with volunteers is also a way of reducing the cost of implementing activities & tapping into a network of non-professional trainers, this does not mean that this strategy is resources-free for organisations.

With lot of new players on the field of youth work in digital education & the arrival of a large pool of highly motivated volunteers by the cause new opportunities & challenges our have been identified for capacity building & improvement of youth work quality.
This project aims to support non-profit organisations in the field of digital education to strengthen their capacity in bringing new methods to managing volunteers & implementing projects in this specific field.

 

The consortium of the project includes the following partners:

Coordinator:

Girls in Tech, Luxembourg

Website: www.wide.lu

 

Partners:

Futuro Digitale, Italy

Website: www.futurodigitale.org

 

A&A Emphasys Interactive Solutions Ltd, Cyprus

Website: www.emphasyscentre.com

 

Hellas for us, Greece

Website: www.hellasforus.wordpress.com