We are proud to announce that in collaboration with UNHCR/ACNUR and Porsche Digital, MigraCode Barcelona will present the first in-person edition of JobVersity: the most diverse talent acquisition event of Barcelona! And with it’s new jacket on comes a new name: JobVersity 2.0.
This month we interviewed Jaime Martínez-Marí, a retired lawyer from Barcelona, who decided to become a volunteer for MigraCode.
Learn how to become a professional junior web developer through RefugeesCode. You don’t need a technical background – you just need a (super) high motivation to join.
Do you have an interest in technology, and are you interested in social projects and education? Join us at Migracode Barcelona, the first code academy for refugees and migrants in Barcelona. Make a difference for our students, volunteers and our main team by using your technological background to continue and increase our social impact in Barcelona.
An open conversation on ‘Impostor Syndrome’: Doing a coding Bootcamp without doubting yourself every day
Giving priority to students’ mental health has always been an essential part of MigraCode Barcelona. we decided to have an open conversation with them about well-being and mental health, and one of the clear patterns that emerged was that many were experiencing the so-called impostor syndrome. But what is it, exactly?
Interview with Feyisewa Salami: the importance of having a community of reference as a woman in tech
Feyisewa Awotedu is a passionate Software Engineer at ThoughtWorks who recently moved to Spain from Nigeria. In her attempt to adapt to a new reality, she discovered MigraCode’s CodeWomen Barcelona, the community of women she always wished to have.
In July and August, (a part of) the MigraCode team will be in Madrid for a program to support Madrid for Refugees, our close partner. Read more about the program in this news post!
Do you have a background in technology / web development, and are you interested in social projects and education? Join us at Migracode Barcelona, the first code academy for refugees and migrants in Barcelona. Make a difference for our students by using both your technical and social skills as our MigraCode Educational Supervisor.
On Saturday the 18th of June, the second edition of our Gran Fondo Cycling Fundraiser took place. An event that more than 40 cyclists joined in order to bike the steep mountains of the Catalan Pyrenees to support the MigraCode program. In total, more than 4,800 euros have been raised, making it possible for a new batch of students to study coding at MigraCode and eventually find high-quality jobs in the tech industry.