Intel launched its 'World Ahead Program' in Uttar Pradesh. Aimed at training teachers of secondary schools in UP on applying technology in education, Intel rolled out its teacher training programme called Intel Teach. Intel also donated 50 PCs to schools of Uttar Pradesh. The 50 PCs will be supported with Internet connectivity and basic software applications and digital educational resources. Intel's PC Donation Program in India envisages a donation of 10,000 PCs, covering 3,000 schools and impacting over a million students.
The Intel World Ahead Program brings alive the advantages of organised ICT (information and communication technologies) adoption, by providing access to PCs, enabling broadband Internet connectivity, educating teachers and students on the application of technology in day-to-day life, empowering citizens to employment and entrepreneurship opportunities, and access to better healthcare.