In view of certain recent statements, One Laptop Per Child Association, Inc (â€œOLPCâ€) would like to clarifyÂ that Mr. Satish Jha has not been affiliated with OLPC since August 31, 2012. Mr. Jha does not representÂ OLPC or any of its affiliated entities and the views expressed by Mr. Jha do not represent the views ofÂ OLPC or any of its affiliates.
OLPC has always encouraged projects expanding the learning opportunities of children in the developingÂ world including the Aakash initiative in India. OLPC is dedicated to providing the worldâ€™s children withÂ access to an innovative education. OLPC supports all efforts dedicated to this end and it encouragesÂ the makers of the Aakash initiative to continue to explore such educational initiatives. Moreover, OLPCÂ applauds the efforts of the Government of India as it continues to examine new and innovative ways toÂ educate the children of India.
OLPC was created to design, manufacture and distribute educational laptop computers to childrenÂ around the world. Inquiries related to any existing or future OLPC projects should be directed to OLPC,Â which is based in Miami, Florida.