Computer Literacy Program
The overall goal of the Computer Literacy Program (CLP) is to promote the knowledge and usage of computers and information technology among the underprivileged youths in Bangladesh . As of March 2011, 131 CLCs and 48 Associate CLCs has been established in 51 districts, 322 + teachers were trained, and above 40, 000 learners successfully completed a hands-on 40 hours course.
The Volunteers Association for Bangladesh -New Jersey (VAB-NJ) is a pioneer in spreading computer literacy among the underprivileged youths in rural Bangladesh. VAB-NJ initiated the Computer Literacy Program (CLP) in 2004, and in partnership with D. Net started establishing Computer and IT Literacy Centers (CLCs) in academic and social institutions in Bangladesh.