Government and civil organizations will ally to promote gender equality in French tech industry

The French Government announced an alliance with 15 organizations to promote gender equality in the national tech industry. Taking into consideration that most of the labor force in the field is still male dominated, the campaign will seek to increase…

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Native Mozilla to enable indigenous Latin American population to browse the web

Mozilla open software organization will launch a new browser version to facilitate access to internet for indigenous population in Latin America. Given the language restraints in some remote regions, “Native Mozilla” will be available in indigenous languages to provide these…

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Chile’s libraries fight to bridge the digital divide

Biblioredes, a program that has existed for over 5 years in Chile, provides virtual and on site digital literacy courses to the population. It is offered by DIBAM (Dirección de Bibliotecas, Archivos y Museos) and over 400 public libraries spread…