Declaration of Barcelona for Digital Social Inclusion

Description / Objectives

City Council and private sector commitment to social digital inclusion.

A collaboration agreement between Barcelona City Council and the Telefónica Foundation, the Vodafone Foundation, the Orange Foundation, Cisco Systems and Lenovo has led all these organisations to work together to bridge the digital gap. In particular, their work offers social return within the framework of programmes aimed at reducing the digital divide and offering skills acquisition for groups who have greater difficulty fully accessing new technologies. Priority has been given to neighbourhoods and portions of the population that the Government has identified as being more vulnerable.

Antenes Cibernàrium also fight to bridge the digital gap, turning some libraries across the city into IT literacy training centres. In the year 2018, 10 districts were reached through 14 programmes.

Activities conducted through 2018

  • 14 capsules
  • 3 tours and talks in interdisciplinary research spaces
  • 6 interactive workshops
  • 2 Girls Hack Day sessions

 

Participants:

  • 723 teenagers > 50% of whom were girls
  • 57 teachers and or doctoral students

News

BCN Fem Tech women’s network to combat the digital gender divide in the city

Tue, 20/07/2021 - 15:32

Digital gender divide. The Canòdrom presents six residencies with a feminist perspective for the coming year in science, technology and democracy.

The new Cibernàrium in Nou Barris provides training to reduce the digital divide

Sat, 17/07/2021 - 10:11

Cibernàrium. The centre comes in addition to the Cibernàrium in the 22@, between them offering over 360 activities.

Connecting Barcelona to reduce the digital divide

Fri, 09/07/2021 - 13:03

Digital divide. A pilot project is to provide quality internet access, devices and digital skills-acquisition for 400 vulnerable households in Trinitat Nova.

Consult the Fab Lab activity report with regard to the Covid-19 crisis

Wed, 23/06/2021 - 14:55

Digital inclusion. From March to June 2020, the city's Fab Labs focused on tackling Covid-19. Discover what they did to deal with the pandemic.

Agenda

Exposició 'Museu de la desigualtat digital'

When:
Permanent event
Where:
Centre d'Innovació Urbana Ca l'Alier
C Pere IV 362 (Sant Martí)
934 860 638
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