OLPC XO-1’s from the “Give 1, Get 1” program arrive in Mongolia

We participated in the OLPC Foundation‘s “Give 1, Get 1” (G1G1) program while it was open this last fall (although it was over-subscribed and we have yet to receive our units), BUT! But: I just received an update from OLPC and it included a link to a page they recently put up where they provide info about, and LOTS of pictures of, the donated G1G1 units being used in Mongolia..

OLPC Mongolia/Ulaanbaatar
http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Ulaanbaatar

They indicate on this page, dated 12-Jan-2008, that..

“Mongolia is the first beneficiary of the Give One Get One program. Laptops have begun to arrive and a team from OLPC, including Carla Gomez Monroy, Jan Jungclaus, and Enkhmunkh Zurgaanjin are on the ground to help with the initial deployment. …”

=JeffH sez CONGRATULATIONS!

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