Coding is the reading and writing of the future

In our rapidly digitising society, it is important that young people not only know how to use digital technology, but also understand how it works. The SIDN Fund shares the ambition of securing a permanent place for programming on the school curriculum. The Fund will be working with CodeUur to introduce coding to every school pupil in the Netherlands.

Collaboration between CodeUur and relevant actors or initiatives in the field will be actively promoted and a financial contribution will be made to the project itself. At the Code Week kick-off on 10 October, the SIDN Fund signed the CodePact, formally starting the partnership with CodeUur. More information: and


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