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Kitchen from a restaurant. Photo: Pixabay

Non-profit restaurants in Barcelona put migrants work on the menu

They also help unemployed teenagers get a job.

European telecentre networks to meet in Barcelona

On 4th and 5th October European organizations promoting digital skills will meet in Barcelona at the ALL DIGITAL Summit 2017. Digital facilitators from Xarxa Punt TIC and Òmnia will also attend.

Meeting poster - Photo: Amics de la Terra

1st European Meeting for Energy Democracy

This event is organised by Friends of the Earth, REScoop and Som Energia, and will take place from 14th to 17th September as an opportunity to exchange experiences from collectives around Europe.

Worker suffering slavery conditions. Photo: 50 for Freedom

50 for freedom, the campaign against modern slavery

The International Labour Organisation launches an initiative to raise awareness.

Conference. Photo: Wikimedia

Giving-conferences, a concept aimed to grow the number of donations for the Giving Tuesday 2017

The event, held in Palau Macaya Barcelona, included both leaders of the Giving Tuesday movement, Asha Curran and Henry Timms, in a day in which solidarity outstanded.

Vueling flight taking off. Photo: Andrés Perillo, Flickr

11 passengers ejected from a Vueling flight after a protest over on-board deported

NGOs support those that were thrown off the plane. More than 1.500 non-profit organisations, groups and individuals have joined the campaign #YouLoveFlying. 

Refugees using different tech devices. Photo: Techfugees

Techfugees, empowering the displaced with technology

Smartphones and technology have changed how people respond to large humanitarian crisis. The aim of the project is giving response to the needs of refugees.

EYA 2016 award ceremony - Photo: European Youth Award

European Competition called for digital creativity to improve society

The European Youth Award (EYA) focuses on young entrepreneurs creating digital projects that bring improvements to society. The deadline for applications ends of 15th July.

Wind Turbine. Photo: Pixabay

What wind energy cooperatives are there in the world?

“Live from the Air in the Sky” is a pioneering Catalan initiative developed by EOLPOP to build a wind turbine cooperative.

Myth Project, Innovative Techniques for reaching out to migrant youth - Photo: ABD

MYth Project to establish a European network to accompany young migrants

From 26 to 30 June, Barcelona hosted a training session on participatory art for young migrants and refugees, as well as social educators working with the youths. This was part of the European MYth Project.

Event photo. Photo: Pixabay

How can you publicise and share your NGO events?

The organisation of activities, workshops, conferences, courses or seminars is a common everyday task for non-profit organisations. We can tell you about a few tricks to maximise your performance using the tools provided by the internet.

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How to make posters and advertising for your organisation!

Advertising has changed hugely with the new tools and social media. Here we give some advice to make a poster using different digital formats.

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