Finland aims to become global pioneer in e-learning

Finland aims to become global pioneer in e-learning

In 2019, Finland was named the most digitally advanced country in Europe by the European Commission in its annual digital economy and society index (DESI), marking the first time the Scandinavian country has claimed the top spot. Just one year later, the world has...

Denmark: leading player of the digi game

Denmark: leading player of the digi game

The use of digital technologies to restructure various processes in order to make them more efficient or effective is referred to as digital transformation. As a result of digital transformation, Europe continues to prosper, and it has risen to become a global leader...

Top digital performer: the Netherlands

Top digital performer: the Netherlands

A new four-party coalition cabinet was formed in the Netherlands recently. As part of the new governing coalition, Prime Minister Mark Rutte will keep his position and become the country's longest-serving leader. The newly formed government plans to tackle major...

Estonia: European leader in digital transformation

Estonia: European leader in digital transformation

Estonia is a country that has a strong digital focus which made many impressive changes in the country's system and has strongly affected the everyday lives of its citizens, their habits and way of living. Estonia ranks 1st in the European Union for Digital public...

Marie Cau is the first transgender mayor in French history

Marie Cau is the first transgender mayor in French history

In May 2020.,  a small village in the north of France, Tilloy-lez-Marchiennes, was marked with significant achievement in history by electing the first transgender mayor, Marie Cau. By becoming the first openly transgender mayor, Marie Cau made an incredible...

Mayor of Utrecht looks back on her first year as mayor

Mayor of Utrecht looks back on her first year as mayor

Yesterday marked exactly one year since Sharon Dijksma became the new mayor of Utrecht. In a special video made for this occasion, she highlighted some of the most important moments that took place during the first year of her term. Mayor Dijksma stated on social...

Femke Halsema: Amsterdam’s first female mayor

Femke Halsema: Amsterdam’s first female mayor

The Netherlands is known around the world for its cheese, windmills, iconic canals and progressive policies. It scores exceptionally well when it comes to business climate, infrastructure, education, environment protection and many other fields. It is therefore no...

Digital transformation of the EU: what does it mean?

Digital transformation of the EU: what does it mean?

As the need for digitalization increases, people are inclined to improve their digital skills. With regard to digital skills, 56% of EU residents have at least basic digital skills. The data shows a slight increase in ICT specialists in employment: in 2020, the EU had...