In Mexico, the Internet has been considered to be a tool for developing its citizens. The Carlos Slim Foundation is the online source in charge of providing programs in a variety of areas without fee, donation, or economic cooperation.
The areas in which they give online courses are:
- Economic development
- Road safety
- Human development
- Humanitarian aid
Carlos Slim foundation alongside with the Mexican communication companies Telmex and Telcel, perform the digital inclusion event, which is officially recognized as the biggest in the world. Its objective is to offer access and training in the use of information and communication technologies (ICT), through courses, workshops and conferences.