DATUM Foundation’s new Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and library classrooms have been officially opened in Stepping Stones Primary School in Nkhata Bay in northern Malawi.

In an opening ceremony attended by local dignitaries and members of the educational profession, Alice Leaper spoke of her, the teachers’ and students’ excitement at the prospect of accessing these new amenities and resources – including the computer room which has been built in partnership with the TURING TRUST, to help school children gain digital skills.

Through its programme for schools, the Turing Trust has supplied and installed 16 new computers, related equipment and educational resources for the pupils and teachers. 

Watch this clip of the opening ceremony!