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xmas card OLPC 2012

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Published by: Mariana Ludmila Cortés on Dec 21, 2012
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One More Year in our mission to provide a learning device to every child in the world.

We celebrate our 30th Anniversary of dedication to Technology and Education in Third World Countries.

December 2012

December 1982- Colombia

Rodrigo Arboleda

Nicholas Negroponte

Alfonso Ospina (Chief of Staff)

150 years of MIT history
The OLPC project and its emblematic laptop, the XO, has been honored as one of the most important 50 events in the 150 years history of MIT.

Nicholas Negroponte - founder

Museum of Modern Art MoMA - NY
Part of the Permanent Collection- The XO is now a Work Of Art

Rodrigo honored as one of 100 Colombian-born living abroad, for his contribution to education worlwide

Sesame Street!
Unique World Wide agreement

Our US Project with the Knight Foundation in Miami is launched.

Miami School Superintendent Carvalho

Knight Foundation Chairman Alberto Ibarguen

Holmes Elementary School in Liberty CityMiami.

The Zamora Teran Foundation in Nicaragua delivered 5,000 XOs in the island of Ometepe so 100% of the children in primary schools in the island are now covered. More than 28,500 children in Nicaragua are now enjoying the benefits of this monumental private sector initiative.

Rwanda’s 220,000th XOs delivered

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame visits OLPC and the Media Lab of MIT

Itagui, Colombia; 100% saturation. A dream come true; 11,000 XOs delivered

Itagui, Colombia

TEDx Bogota- Children as Agents of Change. 9 Year old Paola in front of 2,200 people and 50,000 live streaming audience, showing her programming acomplishments. Tweeter Trend Setter for the day in Colombia.

Rwanda’s mute-and-deaf children programming and coming out of their isolation.

Merry Christmas and the very best for 2013

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