Intel Pakistan inks deal with MITI to youth digital literacy

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Intel Pakistan has launched a new initiative, under the Intel Easy Steps programme in order to to dramatically accelerate the pace and scale of entrepreneurship in the country.


In this regard, the company has signed Memon Industrial and Technical Institute (MITI) to increase the relevance of computer devices as a tool for learning and providing quality basic digital literacy opportunities to underprivileged section of the society.


According to the MoU, both the companies would integrate Intel Easy Steps Course content which is a simple instructional course and material that helps learners become competent in the digital world.


The Intel® Learn Easy Steps programme caters the needs of adults and youth around the world who seek to learn basic digital literacy skills. Its simple instructional approach teaches basic computer literacy, which is a key 21st century skill, enabling enhanced social and economic self-sufficiency.


“Entrepreneurship has been demonstrated to be a global driver of innovation, technology commercialization, business model adaptation, human potential development and value creation,” Naveed Siraj, Country Manager, Intel Pakistan, said on the occasion.


Over the years, Intel Pakistan has partnered with and facilitated many public and private sector organizations for technology implementation. Intel has been instrumental in creating innovative new solutions and to build a future of opportunity for the youth of the country.


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Published in: Volume 05 Issue 34

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