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Abstract

In the year 2006, Intel Corporation launched its corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme named the 'World Ahead'. As a part of the 'World Ahead' programme, Intel started the Baramati project in India in March 2008. The key objective of the project was to use information and communication technologies (ICTs) in providing sustainable solutions for poor communities. For the project, Intel had partnered with governments of several states in the country, and also with IT service companies, Internet service providers etc. The case highlights the main objectives of the 'World Ahead' programme including accessibility, connectivity, content and education. It discusses in detail the social responsibility initiatives taken by Intel using ICTs in Baramati, India, like providing remote diagnostics, school health monitoring, Intel Teach programme, etc.

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Location:
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Very large
Other setting(s):
2006-2009

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Abstract

In the year 2006, Intel Corporation launched its corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme named the 'World Ahead'. As a part of the 'World Ahead' programme, Intel started the Baramati project in India in March 2008. The key objective of the project was to use information and communication technologies (ICTs) in providing sustainable solutions for poor communities. For the project, Intel had partnered with governments of several states in the country, and also with IT service companies, Internet service providers etc. The case highlights the main objectives of the 'World Ahead' programme including accessibility, connectivity, content and education. It discusses in detail the social responsibility initiatives taken by Intel using ICTs in Baramati, India, like providing remote diagnostics, school health monitoring, Intel Teach programme, etc.

Teaching and learning

This item is suitable for postgraduate courses.

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Location:
Size:
Very large
Other setting(s):
2006-2009

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