Proacceso y Microsoft train young entrepreneurs in Toluca, Mexico

Microsoft Philantropies and Proacceso Foundation announced an agreement to generate an IT mentoring module and an interactive simulator to strengthen current “MisiónEmprende” program in Toluca, Mexico. The original initiative has provided 5,211 youth with ICT tools and knowledge to create and scale their own businesses.

The program takes place in 70 different technology centers that form part of the Center for Innovation and Learning Network (Centro de la Red de Innovación y Aprendizaje). In these hubs, students get the opportunity to utilize software that is currently necessary to participate in different industries. They provide participants with training for enhancing their studies, developing computing skills and using technology for increasing the productivity of their businesses.

Source: Mexico Corresponsables