I ♥ Free Software

Valentine's Day traditionally is a day to show and celebrate love. So why do not take this as a chance to show your love for Free Software this year?

#ilovefs day 2012

As every year, Valentine's Day will be celebrated on the 14th of February, which will be a Tuesday this year. Similar to last year, the FSFE is planning an online campaign to celebrate this day as an "I love Free Software" - Day. Additionally, there will be an "I love Free Software" - event this year in the Unperfekthaus in Essen.

Campaign: Spread your love for Free Software

Our online campaign aims at rising awareness to Free Software and the passionate, hard-working people behind it. show them that you appreciate their work – it could make all the difference! Others already did so, to get inspired you can read why they love Free Software.

Of course, there are lots of ways to declare one's love... Here are just some ideas about how you can go public and proclaim your love to Free Software.

Show your love - Individually

Annual report of the Free Software Foundation Europe 2019

22 October 2019

"Software Freedom in Europe" is the yearly report of the Free Software Foundation Europe e.V. (FSFE). In one document, it gives you a breakdown of important things the FSFE has done and achieved during the last 12 months. Among many other interesting stories, in the 2019 report you will read about our ongoing work for router freedom in Europe, about the first Parliament in Europe who joins our "Public Money? Public Code!" campaign, about our new version of REUSE tools to help Free Software developers with easy license compliance and about much more of our multi-faceted policy work - all together aiming at a world in which users are in control of technology!

#ilovefs Day verslag 2019

29 March 2019

Op woensdag 14 februari erkennen en vieren we de jaarlijkse "I love Free Software Day". Het is de dag om uw liefde voor Vrije Software te tonen en uw dankbaarheid voor uw favoriete stukjes Vrije Software te uiten. De Free Software Foundation Europe zou graag iedereen die heeft deelgenomen en heeft meegeholpen om er een speciale dag voor alle betrokkenen van te maken enorm willen bedanken.

#ilovefs verslag 2018

08 March 2019

Op woensdag 14 februari vierde onze gemeenschap de jaarlijkse "I love Free Software Dag". Een dag om de liefde te verklaren aan de voor u meest belangrijke gemeenschappen en om de Vrije Software-projecten die ons iedere dag omringen te bedanken. De Free Software Foundation Europe wil ook iedereen bedanken die aanmoedigde en bijdroeg aan deze speciale dag.

FSFE Nieuwsbrief - februari 2018

20 February 2019

"Fondsen die afkomstig zijn van burgers zullen moeten worden geinvesteerd in systemen die kunnen worden hergebruikt en open staan voor een lokaal ecosystem" zegt Francesca Bria, commisaris voor digitale technologie en innovatie van Barcelona. Zij is de drijvende kracht achter het digitale transformatieplan van de stad, dat onder andere als doel heeft om het stadsbestuur over te laten stappen op het gebruik van Vrije Software en open data. force behind the City's Digital Transformation Plan, which - among other things - aims to establish the use of Free Software and open data in the city's administration.

Join the I Love Free Software Day 2019

14 February 2019

Today, as with every year on February 14th, people around the globe are celebrating "I love Free Software" Day by expressing their love and thanks to all the people working behind each Free Software project. Follow the love with the hashtag #IloveFS today and add your own love dedication to the stream!