Growing in Digital: how to grow digital to be competitive on national and international markets.
Growing in Digital is a project implemented by Unioncamere in partnership with Google and promoted by ANPAL (National Agency for Active Labor Policies supervised by the Ministry of Labor and Social Policies) to apply the resources of the National Operational Program ‘Youth Employment Initiative’.
The project is aimed at promoting, through the acquisition of digital skills, the employability of young people (between 15 and 29 who do not study and do not work) and invest in their skills to drive companies in the Internet world.
Editions 2014–2015 / 2016 -2017 / 2019-2020.

Resources needed

Budget for Basilicata
2014/2015: 6,000 €
2016/2017: 16,000 €
2019/2020: 8,000 €
Staff for Basilicata
2014/2015: 2
2016/2017: 2
2019/2020: 2

Evidence of success

- 112,000 young people seeking employment were enrolled to Grow in Digital and :
 3,100 paid internships in the company activated on the national territory
 5,000 internships are planned throughout the national territory in the last program session.

n. 80 companies have hosted digital innovators.

Potential for learning or transfer

Growing in Digital: as an opportunity for training and traineeships for young people seeking jobs to increase their chances of success and for companies to hire skilled young adults.
Main institution
Camera di Commercio della Basilicata (Chamber of Commerce)
Basilicata, Italy (Italia)
Start Date
January 2014
End Date


Maria Giovanne Lecce Please login to contact the author.