Digital Society Education - EU Code Week

EU Code Week between October 6 to 21 is a grassroots movement with a focus on digital society skills with thousands of activities all over Europe. In 2017 1.2 million people participated in the event and the number of participants is expected to grow even further in 2018. The initiative is run by volunteers so-called EU Code Week Ambassadors and is supported by the EU Commission and sponsored by Apple, Google, Facebook and many others. The purpose of the event is to bring “coding and digital literacy to everybody in a fun and engaging way”. As coding skills are one of the most essential skills in the digital society. More information about EU Code Week is available at