all they need is wifi to connect to the box I think, so it would be just
one box not connected to the internet with a wifi access.
http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/surprised-that-syrian-refugees-have-smartphones-well-sorry-to-break-this-to-you-but-youre-an-idiot-10489719.html?cmpid=facebook-post

On Tue, Sep 8, 2015 at 1:15 AM, Tomasz Ganicz <polime...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Well.. this is imaginable scale - I don't think if WMF have enough
> resources to provide free internet to such a huge group of people packed in
> a number of huge camps sometimes without basic facilities such as
> electricity... See the picture of just one camp:
>
>
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:An_Aerial_View_of_the_Za'atri_Refugee_Camp.jpg
>
> Syrian people live in camps in Lebanon and Turkey for third year (since
> 2012)... There is even not enough basic schools and simple paper textbooks
> for children...
>
>
>
> 2015-09-07 21:45 GMT+02:00 Leinonen Teemu <teemu.leino...@aalto.fi>:
>
> > Hello people,
> >
> > Just an idea. Number of Syrian refugees is over 4,000,000 people, mostly
> > residing in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq.[1] Refugee camps are set in
> > all in these countries.[2]
> >
> > Internet-in-a-Box[3] is a a WiFI-device with "Wikipedia in 37 languages,
> a
> > library of 40,000 e-books, most of the world's open source software and
> > source code, hundreds of hours of instructional videos, and world-wide
> > mapping down to street level.”
> >
> > Could we as a movement get the internet-in-a-box to the refugee camps?
> >
> >         - Teemu
> >
> > [1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Refugees_of_the_Syrian_Civil_War
> > [2] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syrian_refugee_camps
> > [3] http://internet-in-a-box.org
> >
> > --------------------------------------------------
> > Teemu Leinonen
> > http://teemuleinonen.fi
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