In late 2014, when we began drawing up a plan for the Digital Single Market (DSM) I called it a long-term strategy to stimulate Europe’s digital environment, minimise legal uncertainty and create fair conditions for everyone.
Today the European Commission announced the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition as part of the New Skills Agenda for Europe. Its aim is to develop and expand the pool of European digital talent. Digital skills are the starting point for Europe to stay competitive, grow and prosper.
Today is International Girls in ICT Day.
It is being celebrated around the world with thousands of different events to raise awareness about empowering and encouraging girls and young women to consider studies and careers in Information and Communication Technologies.
The 'take-make-dispose' approach is dying – it's time for Europe to get serious about 'recycle-repair-reuse'
When a New Year begins, most people take a moment to look back. Many of us will pledge to live healthier lives, eat better and exercise more. But we aren't the only ones that need to change. We should also spare a thought for the world around us.