Today, March 8 between 9h15 and 11h, Telecentre-Europe TV will organize a live streaming from the launch event of Get Online Week 2012. The event will take place in the presence of Neelie Kroes, Vice President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda, at Telecentre-Europe AISBL‘s headquarters in Brussels and hosted by the Belgian member organization Interface3, a telecentre network run by women for women. As the launch event takes place on International Women's Day, one of the main themes will be addressing the role of women in ICT for empowerment, employment and growth.
Get Online Week 2012 is a digital inclusion campaign on 26th-30th March in Telecentres: public internet centres in NGOs, libraries & education venues. Get online week 2012 will help people to get online, find work, learn new essential ICT skills, and get more out of life. It will bring together 5.000 telecentres in at least 50 countries across Europe, Eurasia and Africa to support at least 200.000 people in their online journeys.