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A tour of the last news of ProFuturo: new actions, agreements, stories and protagonists...

05.02.2019 ProFuturo expands its digital education program in the Philippines together with World Vision

The ProFuturo Foundation, in collaboration with its global partner, the World Vision Foundation International, has launched its digital education program in Luzon and Visayas (Philippines). The program began in the Philippines in 2017 thanks to an alliance between the Department of Education in the Mimaropa region and the Ayala Foundation Inc. Throughout 2019 ProFuturo hopes […]

15.01.2019 ProFuturo presents its digital education solution in the III Regional Policy Dialogue for the economic development of indigenous peoples in Panama

On the 4th and 5th of December, ProFuturo participated in the III Regional Policy Dialogue for the Economic Development of Indigenous Peoples organized by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in Panama. The purpose of this event was to consider and establish alliances to promote indigenous economic development based on the key strengths of these peoples.

02.01.2019 Artificial Intelligence for Sustainable Development, the theme of Mobile Learning Week

ProFuturo, in partnership with UNESCO and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) will convene a special edition of Mobile Learning Week (MLW) under the theme ‘Artificial Intelligence for Sustainable development’ from 4 to 8 March 2019, at the UNESCO Headquarters building in Paris (France). The event convenes experts from around the world to share how affordable and powerful […]

28.11.2018 Mexico endorses a commitment to quality digital education for all

The aim of the digital education solution promoted by Fundación Telefónica in collaboration with the “la Caixa” Banking Foundation is to reduce the educational gap and serve as a world reference in educational transformation and innovation. In an interrelated way, it incorporates technology, educational resources and teaching-learning methodologies to prepare and train teachers and students […]

12.11.2018 ProFuturo asserts its commitment to digital education at the mEducation Alliance

ProFuturo CEO Sofía Fernández de Mesa spoke during the third day of  the 8th annual international event on digital education, backing the essential role of teachers in the education of the future. The symposium brings together over 300 opinion leaders and professionals from the field of information technology to discuss the use of new low-cost education technologies. 

02.11.2018 ProFuturo joins the enlightED debate on the challenges of digital education in vulnerable communities

Between October 3rd and 5th, ProFuturo participated in enlightED, an international conference bringing together experts in education, technology and innovation to fuel debate on education in the digital era. Organized by Fundación Telefónica, IE University and South Summit as part of the South Summit 2018 event, ProFuturo participated in a roundtable and panel on Thursday, […]

17.10.2018 ProFuturo signs an agreement with the OAS to roll out its education programme in five countries of the Caribbean

Sofía Fernández de Mesa, General Manager of ProFuturo Foundation, and Oscar León, Executive Secretary of CITEL, signed a collaboration agreement to provide quality digital education to children in Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Guyana and Jamaica. ProFuturo will offer an education proposal that is adapted and complementary to that offered by the Ministries of these Caribbean countries, […]

25.09.2018 ProFuturo invites the African telecommunications sector to become involved in digital education

“We need to involve every sector in the technology industry in order to help close the digital and education divide and build an inclusive future for everyone”, said César Alierta, chairman of ProFuturo, at the “Digital Everyone” forum at ITU Telecom World 2018.

26.02.2018 Stories from the heart of Kenya

We are travelling to the African country with a group of journalists to learn about the ProFuturo educational project.