Food4All: From our Startup Leadership Programme to winning Fit4Start

Food4All, namely F4A, is a young company, part of the second edition of our Startup Leadership Programme. It aims to help supermarkets to reduce their food waste, through associating a demand to a need. The company indicates best-before date products via its App and advises its customers with daily recipes. F4A is now achieving different […]

Erasmus + Project: Gender 2.0 Collaborative Training Lebanon

From the 5th to the 7th of April WIDE along with seven organizations – Young Women’s Christian Association Beirut, Gyumri «Youth Initiative Centre», D’Antilles et D’Ailleurs, Fundacion Cibervoluntarios, Foundation for Socio-economic Development787, Digital Leaders Institute, Ticket2Europe – drove the second mobility of Gender 2.0 in Beirut, as a follow up to the one held in […]

Acceleration Week 2019

As you might know, we are now running the second edition of our Startup Leadership Pogramme. After the Design and Project Booster Day held on January 17th, all participants were invited to our Acceleration Week, from January 17th to January 22nd. During the Acceleration Week they had chances to achieve several milestones in their projects, […]

Summer School 2018: Web Development Training

This Summer we had the opportunity to offer a one-week web development course from July 16 to 20 at Forum Geesseknäppchen in Luxembourg. A dozen young girls and boys participated in our web Summer School which was supervised by our incredible team of trainers. During this very formative week, the participants could discover or deepen […]

Video game competition for girls

We had the pleasure to organise on Thursday 21.06.2018 our first video game competition for girls at Lycée Vauban’s MakerFest. About twenty young girls competed for first place to win an vouchers worth 100€ and 75€. Many more came to our booth and shown interest for the activities. As WIDE, we wanted to gather girls […]

« Genre et Éducation » conference in Mondorf-les-Bains

On 6 and 7 July, our director and co-founder Marina Andrieu participated as a speaker at « Genre et Éducation » conference organised under the Luxembourg Presidency of the Greater Region. Click here for more details about this conference.   Le 6 et 7 juillet, notre directrice et co-fondatrice Marina Andrieu a participé comme intervenante lors de […]

Meeting with a women scientist from NASA at the US Embassy

Thursday the 14th of June 2018, Luxembourg welcomed Mrs. Nancy Searby a NASA scientist visiting the country for a day. Mrs. Searby met with Government Officials working in the field of space, and the FNR (Luxembourg National research Fund) who has partnerships with NASA, as well as with high school students. WIDE had the chance […]

Gender4STEM event: « How to increase girl’s participation in STEM disciplines? »

Gender4STEM is an Erasmus+ project aiming to tackle the low representation of girls in STEM disciplines. Gender4stem first European event took place in Luxembourg on June 7th, organized by Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology – LIST and hosted by IFEN. The conference “How to increase girl’s participation in STEM disciplines? Gender fair teaching good practices » gathered around 40 teachers, educators […]

Women, coding and confidence

Thursday the 3rd of May WIDE was present at the representation of the European Commission in Luxembourg. The day was divided into different parts all related to “Women, Coding & Confidence”. This event was affiliated to the Erasmus plus project (adult education) results, Wow Code 2 Confidence, which aims to share best practices on coding […]

« Empower women to take ownership of the digital world » – Conference at the EU House

As part of International Women’s Day 2018, the Information Office of the European Parliament in Luxembourg organised a conference Friday the 9th of March at the European Union house. The subject was “Empower women to take ownership of the digital world.” During the introduction, Viviane Reding underlined the differences between men and women in Luxembourg […]