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Refocusing on our mission

Jan 08, 2009, 07:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nicholas Negroponte)

"Like many other nonprofits that are facing tough economic times, One Laptop per Child must downsize in order to keep costs in line with fewer financial resources. Today we are reducing our team by approximately 50% and there will be salary reductions for the remaining 32 people. While we are saddened by this development, we remain firmly committed to our mission of getting laptops to children in developing countries. We thank team members who are departing for their contributions to this important mission.

"This restructuring is also the result of an exciting new direction for OLPC. Our technology initiatives will focus on:"

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