World Computer Literacy Day – December 2
Every year December 2 is observed as Computer Literacy Day. Its launched to create awareness and increase access to information technology for all disadvantaged communities. Able to access computer and mobile skill is used to access internet and communicate throughout the world.
Computer literacy is defined as the knowledge and ability to access computers and related technology efficiently. Computer literacy can also refer to the comfort level someone has with using computer programs and other applications that are associated with computers. Another valuable component is understanding how computers work and operate.
Computer Education to improve digital literacy and transform education for disadvantaged and marginalized communities particularly in Africa, by providing access to affordable technology, in addition to training teachers. Education is only to solution to remove poverty from poors. So far this year, 7,616 computers have been dispatched to disadvantaged communities all over the world, bringing digital literacy to 159,936 people.