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.
In this article, we delve into Manuel’s story, exploring his motivations, challenges, and the transformative impact of his journey into the world of technology.
Earlier this month, we had the opportunity to chat with Yun, a 32-year-old migrant from China who graduated from the MigraCode Web Development Course in March 2023. During the interview Yun shared her experiences and insights, shedding light on her journey from being a tech reporter in China to becoming a tech insider thanks to MigraCode.
Start learning today! MigraCode has confirmed its collaboration with the Work in Tech (WIT) program for the 3rd year in a row. Thanks to joint efforts we can offer you access to multiple fully funded courses. The WIT is a worldwide program powered by INCO Academy, through which students with diverse backgrounds can launch their careers in tech. Since its founding, the INCO Academy has helped thousands around the world unlock technical skills and reach their full potential through tech. Read more…
JobVersity 3.0, the most diverse talent acquisition event in Barcelona, is happening in May. This year, MigraCode Barcelona will organise the second in-person job fair in partnership with Iguality. Don’t miss out and join!
Thony Nava is a 28-years old-developer based in Barcelona. He describes himself as a “geek” because he has been extremely fascinated by coding since a very young age. At 14, he decided to take a Pascal programming language course during a summer break, and ever since, he has nurtured his coding skills.
The questions are then, why did he need MigraCode and why does he describe MigraCode as a game changer for his personal and professional life?
What are the unexpected benefits of MigraCode beyond learning how to code? Abubaker Nazir is a MigraCode student who joined the program in July 2022. Since he’s still studying, his experience does not fall into the graduate success stories we usually write. Yet, his experience shows that the positives of MigraCode are already very much in evidence during the program.
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?