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June 25, 2019 by Benjamin Balder Bach
virksomhed afhentning Danish

Kromann Reumert og FAIR Danmark samarbejder om at skabe nyt liv og værdi af it-udstyr i Malawi. Udstyret fra advokatvirksomheden er testet og overskrevet og vil indgå i FAIRs programmer med secondary schools (gymnasier) i hhv. den nordlige og sydlige region i Malawi.

Gennem samarbejdet bidrager Kromann Reumert med socialt ansvar, hvor det skaber størst værdi: Ved at idriftsætte aflagt it-udstyr på skolerne i Malawi, skabes nye og bedre uddannelsesmuligheder ...

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May 29, 2019 by Benjamin Balder Bach
danmark malawi frivillige container Danish

English version

FAIR sender it-udstyr til uddannelsesprojekter i Malawi: Vi modtager udstyr fra danske virksomheder og organisationer. Vi foretager sikker datasletning og tester, at udstyret har de nødvendige kvaliteter til at have et mangeårigt nyt liv på malawiske skoler. På denne måde kan en enkelt computer eller laptop gøre en forskel for hundreder af unge, som ellers ikke ville have adgang til informationsteknologi i deres uddannelse.

Udstyret sendes i en ...

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May 29, 2019 by Benjamin Balder Bach
malawi denmark tminds volunteers English

Danish version

FAIR provides ICT equipment for education in Malawi: We receive equipment from Danish companies and organizations. We safely wipe their data and ensure that the equipment has the quality to be transferred for a new year-long life at Malawian secondary schools. In this way, a single computer or laptop can reach hundreds of youths that would likely otherwise lack access to information technology in their education.

The equipment ...

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Jan. 25, 2019 by Benjamin Balder Bach
English

We have an honorable non-human veteran in FAIR's Copenhagen workshop: It’s a laptop that has been around our workshop for as long as the workshop has existed (10 years). It proves a point about longevity of hardware being put to good use. Because it was manufactured to high standards and because we kept up with its maintenance, this Dell Latitude D505, marketed in 2004, is still operational after ...

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Jan. 20, 2019 by Benjamin Balder Bach
erhverv medlemmer frivillige Danish

Vi har knoklet ivrigt med vores forening FAIR i 10 år. Vi elsker især arbejdet, fordi det på et praktisk niveau viser, at it-udstyr kan udnyttes bedre miljømæssigt og værdimæssigt til at skabe uddannelse, muligheder og langsigtet udvikling - der hvor folk har allermest brug for det.

Mange af os i FAIR er it-faglige og synes, at det er opløftende, at vi kan adressere humanitære og miljømæssige aspekter hånd i hånd ...

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Jan. 17, 2019 by Benjamin Balder Bach
malawi container English

Lots of equipment has been refurbished and packed through the past months, and we are as good as ready to load the next container.

We would like to extend our thanks to organizations that contributed with equipment through our company services: Toms Gruppen A/S, Møbeltransport Danmark, FOA, Novasol, Stepahead IVS, AAB Silkeborg, Christensen & Co, OperateIT A/S, Cbit A/S, Fælleskassen, Missionpharma A/S, Borup Privatskole, Thorvald Rein ...

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Oct. 17, 2018 by Benjamin Balder Bach
podcast media denmark

Anders Kjærulff har lavet en podcast for Forbundet af It-professionelle i Danmark, PROSA, og besøgte Benjamin og Ove på værkstedet til en snak om, hvad vi laver -- mest i Danmark. Så hvis du er interesseret i, hvad man laver som frivillig og hvordan computere bliver overskrevet, så lyt med her!

https://soundcloud.com/prosadanmark/prosas-podcast-1-prosapod


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Sept. 13, 2018 by Benjamin Balder Bach
denmark

FAIR Denmark is 10 years old! In those 10 years, we have contributed with nearly 3,000 computers to Malawi, and a lot of people have been involved in doing so! We have also received funds to pay for transport, workshop rent, flights and contributions to local actors in Malawi. This has been a hard struggle, worth fighting, and we are fit for more!

Actually, a lot more! This can ...

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July 25, 2018 by Benjamin Balder Bach
safespaces4youth dreamtown denmark

Through a series of short films, the lives and dreams of young people in three African countries are portrayed. In between the films, Dreamtown, FAIR, and ActionAid Denmark will tell about the visions behind our respective organisations, the youth-driven organisations that we support, and how our work helps to create #SafeSpace4Youth.

The event is our contribution to the UN International Youth Day 2018. By 2050, Africa’s youth population is ...

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July 19, 2018 by Benjamin Balder Bach
malawi tminds crowdfunding

In December 2017, we announced our first-ever Crowdfunding campaign. It has concluded now, and our friends from tMinds are going to do an inclusive visit and evaluation of around 22 schools! The purpose of the funding is both to enable the travel of volunteers to go as far as 300 km, but also to transport equipment and upgrades to all of these centres in the same swoop.

In the course ...

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