We are very glad that Rijeka 0101 conference, which symbolically marked the end of Generation 0101 project activities in Rijeka, was attended by representatives from public, private and nonprofit sector – people who deal with ICT, technology and the development of our community on a daily basis. Rijeka 0101 conference was excellent opportunity to gain new insights, exchange experiences and arrange future cooperation to which we really look forward to.
Project Generation 0101 had an ambitious goal. During it young people from several countries were able to learn new ICT related skills that are valuable in today’s work market and introduces youngsters to potential carrier paths. After trainings the best participants were granted opportunities to travel abroad and participate in international hackathons where they would create ICT solutions for NGOs that need such help.
Non-profit associations, hackers and educators involved during the three-day marathon for the development of digital projects.
The project Generation 0101 in which six countries participates including Izmir University is funded by Erasmus +. The objective of this Project is to teach Young people in seven different areas towards preparing projects for NGO’s . Upon successful completion of these course, student will participate in a project marathon in 6 different countries together with other youth.
Participants of Generation 0101 project in Lithuania studied the basics of video content creation and management. During the training they were taught about video recording, introduced to the possible ways to express their ideas through video content. They filmed and acted their own scripts. It was possible to try and implement the newly gained knowledge and skills at the library where the training took place.