Displaced Residents in Chile Learn IT Skills

by Center for Digital Inclusion

Displaced Residents in Chile Learn IT Skills

Displaced Residents in Chile Learn IT Skills
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Job Skill training

Job Skill training
CDI-Chile offers individuals the opportunity to gain important job skills through technical and computer courses. (view small | med | large | orig)

Helping Families

Helping Families
CDI-Chile's computer and IT courses have a lasting impact in the communities in which they are implemented. (view small | med | large | orig)

Students in class

Students in class
Some courses are especially adapted to youth to ensure that these future generations have the knowledge and capacity to participate in this digital age. (view small | med | large | orig)

Chaiten Volcano eruption in Chile

Chaiten Volcano eruption in Chile
In May of 2008 a volcano near the small town of Chatien, Chile began to erupt for the first time in 9,000 years. Virtually all of the community's 5,000 residents had to be evacuated, residents taking refuge in neighboring towns and cities outside the reach of the destructive lava, ash, and smoke. (view small | med | large | orig)

Chaiten Volcano eruption in Chile

Chaiten Volcano eruption in Chile
After the natural disaster, the residents of Chaiten, which was formerly the capital of the Palena Province, have been forced to make temporary lives for themselves in other cities. (view small | med | large | orig)

Chaiten Volcano eruption in Chile

Chaiten Volcano eruption in Chile
It is clear that the displaced families and individuals of Chaiten are living under the shadow of a terrible natural disaster that destroyed their homes, livelihoods, and community and keeps them living in a state of limbo with no clear direction for what will happen to them next (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Center for Digital Inclusion

Location: Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Brazil
Website: http:/​/​www.cdiglobal.org
Project Leader:
Christine Clauser
Executive Director
Santiago, Chile

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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