Digital India is a Programme to prepare and transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy. Digital Literacy is the ability of individuals and communities to understand and use digital technologies for meaningful actions within life situations.
The need for digital literacy in a country as populous and diverse as India is critical. With a constant tug-of-war between resources and requirements, technology is the only way to scale up solutions and bridge the gaps between them. Whether they are used for education, healthcare, citizen services, financial services, or any other basic need, technology and connectivity can make a huge difference to the socio-economic levels of a community, and ultimately, the country, since true progress comes from inclusive growth.
Yuva Bengaluru’s Digital Literacy programme aims at setting up computer labs with internet facilities at government school. The programme provides access to information; teach basic computer concepts to the students. Yuva Bengaluru also supports schools by setting up smart classes that empowers teachers to teach better, with an effective blend of curriculum-mapped classroom activities and interactive technology.