DLI Projects

The Digital Leadership Institute regularly engages in public sector projects with partners from across Europe and around the world.  News about ongoing projects in which DLI is involved may be found here. The following are projects and campaigns in which DLI is or has been involved since 2012.

  • ATHENA – The ATHENA project (“Approaches To valorise the High ENtrepreneuriAl potential of migrant women”) has received a grant from the EU Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) to support women of migrant backgrounds across Europe to take up entrepreneurship, 2021-2023.
  • WE4Change – The WE4Change project (“Girls and Women connecting for environmental change”) has received Erasmus+ funding to increase entrepreneurship in STEM fields by girls and women through climate change activism, 2021-2023.
  • Move It Forward+ – European ERASMUS+ project to deploy a pan-European platform, toolkit and series of digital startup skills events that support women-led entrepreneurship across Europe, 2020-2022.
  • Research & Innovation Peers Project – European Commission HORIZON2020 project implementing Gender Equality Plans in European research institutes, for the European Commission, 2017-2023.
  • Women Power Code – European Commission ERASMUS project promoting best practices to increase uptake of digital skills among women across Europe, for DG Grow, 2016-2019.
  • Digital Belgium Skills Fund – Belgium public-sector project promoting digital skills to girls and women to promote social inclusion and decrease radicalisation, 2017.
  • Coding for Young People – European Commission ERASMUS project promoting best practices to increase uptake of digital skills among young people across Europe, for DG Grow, 2015-2016.
  • Eskills for Girls and Women – Report on promoting global best practices to increase digital skills among young and adult women, for the United Nations ITU Broadband Commission Gender Working Group, 2015.
  • Every Girl Digital – European Commission campaign promoting women role models in technology to increase uptake of digital studies and careers by young women, for DG Connect, 2014; and campaign promoting greater participation of women in digital studies and careers for European Parliament consultation, for DG Connect, 2013.
  • Science: It’s a Girl Thing – European Commission campaign promoting uptake of science studies and careers by young women, for DG Research & Innovation, 2012.
  • Women Role Models in the Digital Age – European Commission public consultation on women role models in digital media, for DG Connect, 2012.
  • City2020 Study – European Commission project on driving a digital transition to the low-carbon city and engaging citizens to promote sustainable cities, for DG Connect, 2012.