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We are excited to announce a new partnership with Corel, a software company focused on the innovation of products including everything from graphics and video to office software. With their donation of the video editing software Pinnacle, we will now be able to disseminate these resources into communities where the need for video education is needed. This donation not only provides beneficiaries with the tools they need to continue to make video long after the OMPT team is gone but also gives our team the ability to travel further and facilitate even more training programs. 

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Consumer Technology Association Highlights OMPT for Inspiring Global Technological Change

The Consumer Technology Association published an article on the work that OMPT has done by providing technological resources to the globe’s poorest and least developed nations. The article gives a brief history of OMPT, its method, and goes into detail on how technology is advancing development and opening up communication through technology. OMPT creates the opportunity to improve learning and disseminate information more efficiently, which is a step in the right direction when battling global issues such as poor healthcare. Locally produced content that is in a native language and stars local people in the informational videos is part of what makes this process successful. Simple production and easy distribution is what OMPT teaches with easy to use technology that provides a platform for crucial information to easily be shared to help further global development.

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