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Red.es, Google launch 'Activate' digital skills initiative

Tuesday 18 March 2014 | 15:42 CET | News
Spain's internet and ICT development agency Red.es has joined forces with Google and the EOI business school to launch a new initiative called 'Activate' aimed at improving the digital skills of young professionals. The programme, officially launched by Spain's industry minister Jose Manuel Soria, forms part of the country's Digital Agenda objectives and offers training in digital skills, help in the jobs search and advice on launching a new business to participants under the age of 30. Three 40-hour MOOCs (Massive Online Open Courses) have been set up in the fields of e-commerce, cloud

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Companies: Google / red.es
Countries: Spain
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