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  Project Name


Computer Education for youth in Rural areas



Jagriti(Jagriti Bal Vikas Samiti)



Education - Child






Uttar Pradesh

  Budget Approved


$ 4500


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Prithvi Raj


College Park









Currently there are running five computer centers at different location. One of the centers is running at Swami Vivekananda Vidyalaya, Lodhar, Mandhan. This school is run by Jagriti Bal Vikas Samiti and other centers are running independently in different location. Total 220 students passed out from all the computer centers till 2006. Around 115 students are learning computers in different computer centers through our computer education program. Jagiriti is trying to provide as much as practical training to the students.
Two types of courses offered to the students:
1) Computer fundamentals and MS-Office
2) Advance courses (Corel Draw and Tally)





There are 5 computer centers. About 220 student passed out by Dec 2006. About 115 students currently enrolled. Courses on Computer fundamentals, MS Office and Corel Drew and Tally are offered.





(a) Basic computer literacy: The main aim of this project is to provide basic computer education to the youth. (b) Computer as a tool for learning in schools and home. (c) Computer training for vocation, e.g. Accounting, Desktop publishing, Hardware etc.



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