Community Update

World Pulse Toolkits Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits are all available here.

We are especially excited to share our signature Citizen Journalism and Digital Empowerment Curriculum. Start learning today!

Offer: ICT 2013 Student ICT research project competition - Deadline: 5th June 2013, 16:00 CET

Do you have an innovative ICT-related research project? Win a possibility to showcase it in ICT 2013!

Individual students or small groups (max 5) can submit ICT research projects to showcase at the ICT 2013 event in Vilnius (Lithuania).

The projects can be submited in the following categories, which reflect the orientations of the ICT research in the next European research framework programme, Horizon 2020:
1. New components and systems, low-power computing;
2. Networking technologies, cloud computing;
3. Smart personal environments, robotics;
4. Technologies for content and information (new interfaces, big data, tools for creative content and media);
5. ICT for societal challenges (health, security, sustainability, education, inclusion);
6. Digital platforms and tools for collaboration;
7. Other innovative ICT research projects.

The competition is conducted in two phases:
A) Online Submission of a project;
European Commission's Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology will select 8 finalists out of the submited projects.
B) The eight finalists will demonstrate their projects at the ICT 2013 event in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Three winners will be selected and awarded.

Terms and conditions of the competition:
> Competition entries can be submitted through online submission form [ ] until Wednesday 5th June 2013, 16:00 CET.
> Terms and conditions are available at

For further information about the ICT 2013 Conference visit
For information on Horizon 2020 (the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation) go to


Magazine »

Read global coverage through women's eyes

Letters to a Better World

Letters to a Better World

Community »

Connect with women on the ground worldwide

Mkandeh's picture

Ebola: Sierra Leoneans feel like prisoners

Campaigns »

Be heard at influential forums

WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

Programs »

Help us train women citizen journalists

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative