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[Sugar-devel] OLPC Afghanistan 1st deployment! Svetlana Senajova Wed Mar 25 03:01:18 2009

Dear all,

It's our pleasure to announce that the 1st deployment of 395 XOs has
happened in Afghanistan! Children of grades 4, 5 and 6 at Istiqlal high
school in Jalalabad received their XOs on 17th of March 2009.

XOs are fully localized into national languages of Afghanistan - Dari and
Pashto, and loaded with the educational, economic and health content,
together with user guides and help pages prepared also in Dari and Pashto.

Please find attached Press release. You can follow stories and new
deployments at

Under following link you can find pictures which can be freely used but
must be acknowledged as "Photos by DevelopmentPictures":

Kind Regards,


Svetlana Senajova
Technical Implementation Manager
One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) Project
PAIWASTOON Networking Services Ltd.

Phone:  0093 0796 505 768

PAIWASTOON Networking Services Ltd.
1st Street Kart-e-Se, House no. 5
Opposite Habibia High School
Kabul, Afghanistan
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