CDI among the most influential NGOs

Published in March 13, 2015

Comitê para a Democratização da Informática (CDI) – an organization founded in 1995 that has the support of Instituto TIM – is one of the 100 most influential NGOs in the world, according to Swiss entity Global Geneva (formerly known as The Global Journal). CDI was placed 94th in the annual ranking of the entity, which measures the impact and influence of organizations and to what extent they can mobilize resources for a cause. Three other Brazilian NGOs also appear […]

CDI Mobilidade awards best app ideas

Published in February 20, 2015

The best app ideas created during the CDI Mobilidade project, supported by Instituto TIM and held by the NGO Comitê para Democratização da Informática, of Rio de Janeiro, were awarded on January 24th. About 110 people attended the CDI Mobilidade Awards, held at INFNET Institute: selected students, educators, coordinators of CDIs Comunidades, responsible parties and guests, as well as representatives of 19 institutions. The three app ideas awarded were selected among 22 finalists. The jury took into account the presentation; […]

CDI Mobilidade in communities of RJ

Published in May 22, 2014

Backed by Instituto TIM, CDI Mobilidade is a pilot project that teaches young people aged between 13 and 19 years from six communities in the city of Rio de Janeiro to create mobile apps. The purpose of the project – an initiative of the NGO Committee for Democracy in Information Technology (CDI) – is to contribute to increase social engagement in communities. Once a week, for two months, the youths attend classes of the “First steps for developing apps” course. […]