Ooredoo, Facebook and GSMA Launch Digital Literacy Campaign in Myanmar

Ooredoo, Facebook and GSMA Launch Digital Literacy Campaign in Myanmar Image Credit: Ooredoo

Ooredoo Myanmar, Facebook and the GSMA launched a digital literacy campaign to raise awareness and increase adoption of mobile internet in Myanmar.

The “Internet 1O1” (Internet One on One) campaign aims to inform and educate first time and new internet users, through one-on-one training at Ooredoo retail points and exclusive stores across the country, particularly in rural areas.

According to GSMA Intelligence, around 21 Million people are using mobile internet in Myanmar out of a population of 54.1 Million people. Internet 1O1 will be available to consumers in Ooredoo retail stores where in-store promoters will walk consumers through internet education materials.

Rajeev Sethi, CEO, Ooredoo Myanmar
We are very proud to partner with industry leaders like Facebook and the GSMA in this initiative to educate the people of Myanmar on how to safely be connected, well informed and benefit from the internet.

Tenzin Norbhu, Head of Connectivity and Access Policy(APAC), Facebook
We are pleased to work with Ooredoo and the GSMA to support digital literacy efforts at retail and other customer points across the country.

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

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