Distribution of educational packages started
Last Friday, 4 January employees of the Ministry of Education started to distribute educational packages to many organizations to combat illiteracy. Dozens of companies, civil society organizations, sports clubs, churches, government agencies and universities signed in for the project. The packages consist of a textbook, notebooks, pencils, flip chart, T-shirts and caps. Since Monday, January 7 the first group of 60,000 illiterates become lessons in language skills. Every teacher should accompany 15 students. Monday, President Danilo Medina started officially the literacy campaign with a speech. The aim of this campaign is that within three years 850,000 illiterates learn to read and write.
Source: Sosua News
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