In www.xarxanet.org we begin a week of promoting volunteerism: Volunteer Energy Week to promote and recognize the work that the volunteers do that with your little bit to help make a better world.
And, honestly, I really like the name was chosen. Teb, Ravalnet and a lot of entities that try to increase public awareness as possible of volunteer projects and experiences of volunteers.
Needed education about the transformative aspect of volunteering and who better than us? I encourage you to enter and send everything you want to publish regarding this subject! To volunteer energy, which sorely lacking!
Years pass and the programs are consolidated. One little thing, from a lateral perspective maybe a little, but the annual meeting of the Network Point IT - Omnia includes a considerable number of professionals who work every day in the trenches of social work with ICT. With people. For people. Day by day (and night one evening, many weekends), innovating, supplying the lack of resources with creativity and innovation.
The network works to computer literacy for the integration of people, including the labor and culture, community development, training, developing social skills, etc..
And it does, it could not be otherwise promoting the existence of local and regional networks. With an eye toward collaboration with community centers, public and private-education centers, primary, secondary, high school, university. Although a large group of people who are connected, put on the table and share resources.
This year's event brings together a range of experiences rich, real, innovative, courageous. And the dynamics of the work and the techniques that have worked in the preparation is based on the collaborative work: a wiki collect proposals, which include ample space for networking .
If you want to know the proposal in depth, you can do so by following this link : watch the work and the promoters have made over the last year and is innovative response to the challenges facing women and the network and the needs of the population.
And for dessert ... lecture by the Dolors Reig: Building Communities and collective knowledge on the Social Web: new opportunity.
The video has a bunch of years, but says one of its protagonists, Anna Perez, "And today without losing the essence. It is good to see the past struggles to see the progress that's been done and what remains to be done. As always, based on good teamwork and the key role of young people "
We conferences, and this time do it in two different events:
Both meetings are meetings of networks, workspaces, reflection, participation ... new opportunities to work together, to innovate.