What organization is OLPC?

One Laptop Per Child

OLPC, or One Laptop Per Child, is a non-profit that seeks to provide every child with a basic laptop, to further childhood education. It was launched in 2005 and, despite some hiccups and criticism, still exists today.

In collaboration with several tech companies, OLPC produced a few models of low-cost laptops, suitable for basic classroom use. In the past, OLPC has provided these laptops to children around the world. Currently, OLPC operates primarily in Africa, Asia, and Central America.


Can you believe the OLPC laptops cost less than $100 to make?
Wow, that's impressive
A screenshot of OLPC's homepage
A screenshot of OLPC's homepage

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Updated July 31, 2023

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