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Feasibility Study at Dadeldhura

Mar 2-6, 2010, Dadeldhura A team consisting of officials from the Department of Education (DoE), the World Food Programme (WFP), and OLE Nepal visited program schools in Dadeldhura. The purpose of the visit was to study the feasibility of expanding the program to two more schools in the district. The team
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Mustang Deployments

Feb 22-Mar 6, 2010, Mustang The program schools are now entering the second year of the OLPC project. 59 new laptops were deployed in Mustang district, bringing the total there to 418 XOs for students and teachers and 7 for government officials at the District Education Office. Deployment of XOs took
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Workshop for Teacher Training Manual

Dec 23-25, 2008, Lalitpur OLE Nepal organized a three day workshop to prepare the teacher training manual for the next round of OLPC laptop deployment. Participants included experts from the National Center for Education Development (NCED) as well as officials from the Department of Education (DoE)’s OLPC team. Teachers from the
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Young Adult Nepali Literature Workshop

Dec 2010, Lalitpur OLE Nepal has started an ambitious project to create content relevant to young adult in Nepali literature. Over the span of two years we spent collecting and archiving works of Nepali literature, we realized that there was a real dearth of literary materials for young adults between the
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Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit

Dec 3-5, 2010 | Jakarta Rabi Karmacharya, Executive Director of OLE Nepal, was chosen among more than 200 emerging leaders from some 30 countries and economies in the Asia-Pacific region to participate in the Asia Society's fifth annual Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit, held in Jakarta from December 3-5, 2010.[more]
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OLE Global Assembly in Rwanda

Oct , 11-14, 2010, Rwanda The second annual Open Learning Exchange (OLE) Global Assembly was hosted by OLE Rwanda from October 11 - 14, 2010 in the capital city Kigali. This annual event serves as a meeting point for OLE Centers and Partners from all over the globe to share ideas
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Deployment in Solukhumbu

Sep 2010, Solukhumbu The students of Phaplu Community School got a surprise treat this past Dasain in the form of E-Paati laptops, thanks to the joint effort between OLE Nepal, the UN World Food Program, and a local partner, Himalayan Heath and Environmental Services Solukhumbu (HHESS). A total of sixty E-Paatis
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Network setup at Kapilvastu

Sept  2010 | Kapilvastu OLE Nepal's team of network engineers have been working relentlessly to improve and stabilize network connections in the OLPC program schools in Kapilvastu and Makwanpur. To stabilize the network connection in Kapilvastu, the team erected a 40 foot triangular tower at the Tikkari relay point on a
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ICT in Education Master Plan Workshop

Aug 30, 2010 | Lalitpur Building on the achievements of the workshop held on June 22 - 25 by UNESCO and Ministry of Education (MoE) on June 22 -25 to develop an ICT in Education Master Plan, OLE Nepal and MoE organized two workshops in August to consolidate the group outputs
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Presentation at International Summit for Community Wireless Networks

Aug 12-15, 2010 | Austria Rabi Karmacharya and Basanta Shrestha from OLE Nepal delivered a presentation titled "Delivering Free and Open Source Education Materials in Rural Schools using Wireless Network" at the International Summit for Community Wireless Networks held in Vienna, Austria from August 12 to 15, 2010. The presentation highlighted
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