With half of the world’s 7.5 billion people still living in poverty, achieving universal human rights should be the core goal of global progress and prosperity. Technologies—including health, finance and commerce, energy and environment, and work and learning technologies—are constantly redefining how people interact, learn, work and live.
Heather Payne is a champion of digital literacy education. In 2011, she started Ladies Learning Code, now a national non-profit serving Canadians in over 20 cities across the country. In 2012, in response to requests from Ladies Learning Code participants, she founded HackerYou to bring longer-term coding training to Toronto. She now operates HackerYou full-time and … Continue reading "Impact Centre: Conversations on Social Entrepreneurship"
GivingTuesday is a day of giving and volunteering that takes place each year after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Focused on the first Tuesday after US Thanksgiving, the event engages Canadians in giving.