Santo Tirso - Porto Metropolitan Area

Santo Tirso is a small city of 15.000 inhabitants. The population in a total of 72.000, on the total Municipality, has low levels of digital skills what difficult the access to information and the participation on the decision-making.

What is unique and interesting about your city?

In order to achieve the development of digital skill on the general population, we have in process a campaign to develop digital skill among the more excluded population integrating on the project young mentors that work with small groups along the time with access to portable devices and resolving day-to-day digital interactions.

What type of solution is your city interested in?

We would like to participate on a development of an application that would allow the communication between local and national public institution’s and the general public that would allow an easy and more intuitive use increasing the engaging and participation of citizens on the decision making.