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									Laptops 4 Africa
A Dublin Institute of Technology Project




LAPTOPS4AFRICA@DIT.IE
What is Laptops for Africa?
   A Project within a Project.

   Student Aid Africa.

   Four Computer Science students from the
    Dublin Institute of Technology.
Our Goals
   “To Tackle the Global Digital Divide!”

   Educating students within Malawi
    University/Mzuzu Technical College.

   Better facilitating these colleges with
    technology and means of educating.
How?
   The four Computer Science students will
    visit Malawi in Easter 2011.

   Work there for 6 weeks with the teachers
    and students.

   Will complete a project that will be used
    to help improve education and the way of
    life within Malawi.
WE NEED LAPTOPS!!
         Have any lying around?
   Laptops just sitting      Are the working?
    around the house or
    office?                   Are the broken?
   Taking up valuable
    space?                    Do you want to get
                               rid of them but just
                               don’t know how?




Laptop Donations
   Laptop is working.

   Some minor faults
    may be acceptable.

   Ideally, a minimum
    of Intel Pentium 4
    Processor.




Laptop Requirements
   The laptops will have their hard drives
    sanitised in DIT before they are removed
    from the college.

   In Camara they will be recycled and
    refurbished by the staff and students of
    this project.

   Used for training and brought to Malawi
    next Easter.


What happens to the Laptops?
DON’T HAVE LAPTOPS?!
              You can still help!
   We need donations to fund this project.

   Any donations that are given will go
    towards helping the students of this
    project pay for flights, accommodation,
    vaccinations etc.

   You can also donate to Camara for the
    service of recycling any laptops given.


Donations
   Contact us at: Laptops4Africa@dit.ie

   Give us your details i.e. Contact
    information, donation etc.

   We’ll arrange the rest!




How to donate?
              Thank you!
For listening & helping to tackle the global digital divide!

								
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