One woman carried an axe, to split firewood for use in preparing the evening family meal. I studied Biotechnology for my Bsc. Since there is a demonstrated positive correlation between formal education and better health practices and agricultural productivity, there is a real need to attract more women to the literacy program and to motivate them to remain in the program. Contact us Member Login. I am also currently helping two university students with mathematics. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.
Adult Literacy in Africa: The Push and Pull Factors
Fifth International Conference on Adult Education. I try to make learning interesting and fun where it's possible. Taiga , Pretoria Joined: Please register, and you will get it every month. The presentations were as fascinating as they were challenging, and they engendered much discussion amongst participants. The campaign intends to reduce the national rate of illiteracy by 50 percent by
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Pre-primary school gross enrolment ratio — Number of children enrolled in pre-primary school, regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the total number of children of official pre-primary school age. This email address is being protected from spambots. Falmer Press Google Scholar. Only the first records may be downloaded using this facility. Reading and writing appeared to be the top objective for attending classes, with acquiring numeracy and business skills also mentioned by all learners. View what we have done lately. Literacy rates among youth aged 15 to 24 and adults are the test of an educational system, and the overall trend is positive, thanks to the expansion of educational opportunities.