The future rests on educating ourselves and our children to recognize that the key to a sustainable life is about quality, not quantity. To ensure the rebuilding of a healthy livelihood and environment, ESDO has an separate program that included the project & programs activities of adult literacy classes, health education and services, environmental education, community based eco tourism, environmental awareness raising, training in sustainable land management and rehabilitation, training in sustainable and organic agriculture, capacity building programs and alternative income generation (business) and skills development). This program supports to all project activities related to Information Communication Technology (ICT), and community knowledge dissemination.
ESDO has initiated ICT training centers in each of our three Eco-villages. In 2004, a computer training program commenced for adolescents in Eco-village 2 – Rangpur. This is the first time in Rangpur that Information Technology is accessible to the rural community.
Objectives of ESDO’s ICT training include
their own small businesses for example).
In the future ESDO plans
to develop information databases on vital information which will benefit the community and the environment-
Indigenous Education and Knowledge Center is an Important and effective Step has taken under this Program.