Coding for Refugees
HackYourFuture Belgium is the coding school for refugees in Belgium. Refugees often experience challenges in finding a suitable job to apply and further develop their skills. Yet, the number of unfilled vacancies in the IT sector is increasing at a fast pace. HackYourFuture’s mission is to empower refugees by teaching them the necessary skills for a career in software development. It is a free 7 months course, divided into different modules of 3 weeks. The program also includes a final project and career training. Every Sunday volunteer-coaches and students meet at BeCentral in Brussels for in-person classes. Students are supported online with their homework during the week.
HackYourFuture has chapters in Amsterdam, Copenhagen & Toronto, too. They share their curriculum and knowledge, which is open and duplicable. Thanks to which it is also been used in Greece, UK, Italy to date.
IT experts, HR managers, CSR managers, volunteer-coaches, employment services
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