Although the figures are encouraging, especially given that the population in the Brussels-Capital has increased considerably in recent years, unemployment in Brussels remains much higher than in Flanders and Wallonia.
Although still very high at 23.2%, youth unemployment (under 25’s) has fallen by almost a third compared with 2014.
Digityser is situated in the middle of 7 of the 10 impoverished communes of Belgium in the North of Brussels .
The Canal district where we are located is particularly impacted.
We believe that boosting digital skills and facilitating entrepreneurship is the way out to reshape the current workforce landscape in Belgium.
We want Brussels to become the digital capital of Europe.
DigitYser’s key values are integrity, openness, transparency, independence, respect for diversity, and promoting inclusivity.
DigitYser is a non for profit organisation created in May 2015 under the name European Data Innovation Hub ( VAT BE 0630.675.984 )