IRA Literacy Award honors program in Chad

October 1998
Reading Today;Oct/Nov98, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p28
Features the functional literacy campaign organized through Chad's Directorate of Literacy and Promotion of National Languages (DAPLAN), winner of the 1998 International Reading Association (IRA) Literacy Award. Background on the establishment of DAPLAN; Components and structure of the literacy program; Number of adults who have gained literacy skills between 1995 and 1997; Major challenges.


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