Can Tho (VNA) – The FPT Group, in coordination with the Hope Fund, presented on October 20 467 tablets and 50 computers to struggling students in the city of Can Tho in the Mekong Delta to support them in online learning activities.
The equipment was handed over to 17 middle and high schools in the districts of Co Do, Vinh Thanh and Phong Dien.
Vice Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee Duong Tan Hien highly appreciated the support of FPT Group and the Hope Fund for their donations against the backdrop of the difficult situation, saying the support has helped fundamentally alleviate the barriers the city’s education sector faces in organizing online education.
He expressed his hope that the city will continue to receive more support from organizations and businesses in the times to come.
The director of FPT Telecom in Can Tho Tran Minh Huan said with the desire to unite to support
online learning and teaching During the social distancing period, in October 2021, FPT and the Hope Fund will provide computers and e-learning kits to 3,300 disadvantaged students in areas affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in seven southern localities, which apply online learning and teaching.
In response to the “Telecommunications Services and Computers for Children” program launched by the Ministry of Information and Communications, the city of Can Tho has campaigned to mobilize support for equipment for 1,908 students who cannot participate. to online learning.
On the same day, the People’s Committee of Long An Province of the Mekong Delta held a ceremony to present tablets disadvantaged local students.
More than a month since “Telecommunications Services and computers for kids ”was launched, telecom companies operating in Long An provided 4G SIM cards and internet access fees to struggling students, while many organizations and businesses also contributed to the program.
Provincial Ministry of Education and Training Director Nguyen Thanh Tiep said the program will continue to be implemented in the coming times./.