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 Saturday, June 18, 2011
• Diego Molano Vega Minister delivered 30 computers
• Leon XIII was the school benefited

The Minister of Information and Communications Technologies, Diego Molano Vega, the Deputy Minister, María Carolina Hoyos Turbay, and the Colonel of Police, Mario Guerrero Fonseca, submitted a computer room at the school Leon XIII Soacha, Cundinamarca.
 
"This is a contribution of the Ministry as a sponsor of the department of Cundinamarca", said Molano Vega, also he said that in addition to the jounger population (more than 3 000 children), the computers  will also benefit to 650 adults, which will reinforce the educational processes in this town south of Bogota.
 
"We are committed to education and the maintenance of security in this vulnerable area of Soacha" said Col. Guerrero, while announcing the commitment of the National Police to continue to support other regions in partnership with the ICT Ministry and "Computers for Education".
 
At this site, the National Police, built floors, ceilings and left the places in a better position to benefit the population.
 
Computers for Schools has delivered 1190 equipments in 55 educational sites in this town and about 24,000 in the department of Cundinamarca. The ICT Ministry Program works to expand access, to train teachers in appropriate technologies in the formal education system and, simultaneously, leads the environmental component of the Digital Living plan through the reuse of computers and electronic waste.

(Source: Mintic - Colombia)

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