2016 WISE Award Winner: Tara Akshar, India





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Published on Nov 7, 2016

In rural India, Tara Akshar works to reduce high rates of adult illiteracy among women through a computerized program that uses the Laubach method over a period of 56 days. Implemented with strong stakeholder support, instructors are recruited and trained in the villages where Tara Akshar conducts its basic literacy and numeracy programs.

Discover the other five winning projects:
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