Overview:A Gateway for Life !
Passerelles numériques enables young underprivileged people to build their employability through education in the digital industry, and leverage their potential and willpower; it allows them and their family to escape poverty in a sustainable way, and contribute to the social and economic development of their country.
Passerelles numériques programs are located in :
- Cambodia (Phnom-Penh) - since 2005
- Philippines (Cebu) - since 2009
- Vietnam (Da Nang) - since 2010
Since 2005, more than 1 400 students have followed Passerelles numériques' training programs :
- 957 completed a 2 or 3-year training program after which they qualify as IT technicians. 92% of graduates found a skilled employment within 2 months, with an average starting salary 2 to 5 times superior to the national salary. They give a part of their salary to their family, enabling younger brothers and sisters to go to school and study.
To fulfill its mission, Passerelles numériques partners with remarkable companies (Accenture, Econocom-Osiatis, CA Technologies, Microsoft, ...) and NGOs (Enfants du Mekong, Pour un Sourire d'Enfant, Enfants d'Asie, ...) and benefits from the strong support of faithful individual donors.