Education
 India
Project #738

Computer Education to the Rural Poor Children

by VIIT

Summary

Promote Computer Literacy for rural School Children
$1,840
total raised
4
donors
0
monthly donors
11
years active

Challenge

In Rural Areas of India due to the following problems, it is not feasible to provide computer education in these areas. (1) Lack of Infrastructure (Building , furniture and Computing Resourses). (2) Poor Power Supply (3) Lack of Skilled Man-Power. The Project will benefit students, farmers and civilians to gain computer literacy and knowledge.

Solution

Project Implementation will include: (1) Building and Lab Infrastructure Establishment. (2) Computers with 12 Volt Power Supply to Over Come Power Supply Problem by using Power Batteries chargeable with Solar Energy.

Long-Term Impact

1. Computer Literacy. 2. Society Upliftment. 3. Reduction of Digital Divide.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.ict4rd.org
Ashoka: Innovators for the Public
VIIT India

Organization Information

VIIT

Location: Baramati - India
Website: http:/​/​www.ict4rd.org
Project Leader:
Dr. Amol Goje
Director
Baramati, Maharashtra India

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Thanks to 4 donors like you, a total of $1,840 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. 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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