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Entrepreneurial Skills for Women in a Digital World webpage is launched

The project has launched a new website.


Simbioza attending ALL DIGITAL General Assembly sessions in Brussels

ALL DIGITAL is a leading pan-European association based in Brussels, representing a network of member organisations across Europe that work with 25,000 digital competence centres, with the focus on supporting Europeans that have an insufficient level of digital skills.


Simbioza attended the meeting of the ICT 4 the Elderly project in Berlin, Germany

Simbioza is participating as a partner to the project ICT 4 the Elderly, which has a goal to facilitate a pathway for up-skilling the digital competences.


Story of Simbioza

Simbioza Genesis, social enterprise, was founded in May 2014. It was a consequence of an organic growth from a project ‘Simbioz@ e-literate Slovenia’, which started in 2011.


Symbiosis will be moving this year! Open applications for locations.

This year the Symbiosis project is moving from computer workshops to sports area and will connect the young and the wise through moving with the action called “Symbiosis moves”.


Symbiosis impressed the high guests in Croatia

During this week, pilot computer workshops for the elderly are being conducted in Croatia. The former Croatian president, Mr Stjepan Mesić, the Honorary Consul of Croatia in Slovenia, Mr Božo Dimnik and the Slovenian ambassador in Zagreb, Mr Vojko Volk also visited workshops.


Microsoft with the project Symbiosis in 2nd place among corporate social responsibility practices

The Symbiosis project again proved to be a greater socially beneficial project that guarantees additional value for all participants.


Žiga Vavpotič – Pioneer of New Economy in Europe

Nationwide action, connecting ideas and generations. This is how the initiator of Symbiosis, Žiga Vavpotič, became one of the 100 pioneers of the new European economy.


UN Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth, Alhendawi visited Symbosis

Ahmed Alhendawi visited the “To Triglav to change the world! Symbiosis intergenerational centre” to meet the Simbioza and Ypsilon Institute team. Both are examples of good practices in the field of intergenerational cooperation and proactive youth.


Project Symbiosis nominated for the prestigious UN award

The nomination by the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs symbolizes an additional confirmation of the contribution of solidarity and cooperation that Symbiosis has spread across the whole of Slovenia in recent years.


Simbioza goes UN

The Simbioza team is spreading the word about our biggest intergenerational project through the United Nations platform.


Simbioza reaching international media channels

An interesting interview with the project initiator, Mr Žiga Vavpotič.


Slovene media about Simbioza

When Simbioza week is near, a lot of media coverage about our project is noticed. We came across one prepared for the international audience.


Simbioza in China

Simbioza in cooperation with Shanghai Summer School enabled Chinese seniors their first experience with the computer.

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