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ERIC Number: ED340839
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 66
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
National Literacy Mission: Problems and Prospects. Proceedings of the All India Adult Education Conference (41st, Aurangabad, India, October 28-31, 1988). Series 169.
Saxena, J. C., Ed.; Sachdeva, J. L., Ed.
The conference reported in this document was convened by the Indian Adult Education Association in collaboration with the Adult Continuing Education & Extension Centre of Marathwada University. Attended by 230 delegates from throughout India, the conference focussed on ways of developing an all-out attack on the country's huge illiteracy problem. Following an introduction and a summary of recommendations are a working paper, "National Literacy Mission (NLM)" (B.B. Mohanty et al.), and the following group reports: "Mass Programme of Functional Literacy"; "Jan Shikshan Nilayams"; "Implementation of NLM"; "Voluntary Agencies--Their Role in NLM"; and "Linkage of NLM with Development." Four other papers are included: "Resource Support of Universities for Effective Functioning of Jana Shikshan Nilayams" (V.L.N. Reddy, K. Kumaraswamy); "National Literacy Mission--An NGO (Nongovernmental Organization) Perspective from the Field" (Om Shrivastava); "Is Literacy Reaching Women?" (Kamala Rana); and "National Literacy Mission--The Role of Technology" (M.C. Reddappa Reddy). (NLA)
Indian Adult Education Association, 17-B Indraprastha Estate, New Delhi 110002, India ($2.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Indian Adult Education Association, New Delhi.
Identifiers - Location: India