Apply for computers - General information for recipients


Computer Aid International is the largest and most experienced not-for-profit provider of refurbished computers to the developing world. We provide high-quality, high specification computers at an affordable cost to any educational institution or not-for-profit organisation of any kind in the developing world.

Why order PCs from Computer Aid?

  • Nobody in the world provides higher quality, or more affordable PCs to developing countries
  • Computer Aid is the world's most experienced and most trusted not-for-profit IT provider
  • Previous recipients include government Ministries, UN agencies, Oxfam, AMREF, Action Aid and Computers for Schools Kenya.
  • Computer Aid has provided more PCs to developing countries than any other not-for-profit in the world
  • We have supplied PCs to more countries than any other not-for-profit in the world
  • Computer Aid runs the world's largest workshop dedicated exclusively to refurbishing PCs for developing countries worldwide
  • We have offices in Nairobi, Johannesburg and London with over 20 full-time professionals experienced in ICT4D
  • Our staff team can answer all of your application questions fluently in English, French, Arabic, Spanish, Swahili, Kikuyu, Akan, Ewe and Italian
  • Computer Aid provides only high quality, professionally refurbished Pentium 3 and Pentium 4 PCs
  • Computer provides free extra PCs and spare parts as standard
  • Computer Aid is the only not-for-profit that ships every PC carefully cushion-wrapped and individually boxed
  • Computer Aid can also provide any new equipment required such as: UPSs, powersurge protectors and USB flash drives


"The shipment fulfils, to the maximum, the needs of our beneficiaries, and the British Council. The capacities, the brand, the appearance, including the packing of the PCs were all excellent," Negusse Araya, Director of British Council Eritrea.
"We are very happy with the quality of the computers and will definitely be ordering more in the future," Philippe Hakizimana, Manager at Gitwe Higher Institute of Training, Rwanda (Institut Superieur Pedagogique de Gitwe).

Further information

Read our terms and conditions and apply for computers
Read about the technical specifications of our computers
Find out about the advantages of applying for a full container of computers
Find out some sample costings for your location and order quantity








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