community empowerment

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Editor's comments

This guide provides a model for the elimination of illiteracy where there is national will. 

Areas for further research

This approach has been tested and found successful. Any similar programmes will need to evaluate their success. 


The ideas here were adapted from the successful Cuban drive to eliminate illiteracy and will need adaption for each context.

Strength of evidence

The evidence that this approach works is strong.

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