AFE A Global Computer Science Education Programme Launched By Amazon In India
This is a great initiative being taken by the global online market leader Amazon. On Tuesday, its global computer science (CS) education program - Amazon Future Engineer(AFE) was launched in India. This program focuses on providing education specifically in the field of computer science to empower youth and skill them up. It will tie up with government as well as non-government organizations to provide high-quality computer-related education to the students of government schools across Karnataka, Delhi, Haryana, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, and Telangana. It has taken 1 lac students over 900 government schools as its aim for the first year of service. For a developing country like India, this will be a huge boost up as the future that we see will be based on computers, hence, knowing at least the basics make it easier for the youth of India to stand up and be a part of this change.