MIT professor Nicholas Negroponte’s One Laptop per Child (OLPC) project finally found its way to India late 2007. The project, which aims to provide digitally-enabled education through the use of low-cost laptops to children in developing countries, saw its first deployment in Maharashtra (India).
This year in 2008, OLPC is expanding its presence in South Asia with an expansion
- in India itself and
- the promise of One Laptop Per Sri Lankan Child
in two new initiatives.