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close this bookLocally Generated Printed Materials in Agriculture: Experience from Uganda and Ghana - Education Research Paper No. 31 (DFID, 1999, 132 p.)
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List of acronyms

ACDEP

Association of Church Development Projects

ADRA

Adventist Development and Relief Agency

AFFA

Akwapim Fish Farmers Association

ALIN

Arid Lands Information Network

ARIS

Agricultural Research Information System

BIGA

Bio Intensive Gardeners Association

CARD

Community Association for Rural Development

CBO

Community Based Organisation

DENIVA

Development Network of Indigenous Voluntary Associations

DW

German Adult Education Association

ECASARD

Ecumenical Association for Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development

EDYM

Environmental Development Youth Movement

FLS

Front line staff

FURA

Fellowship for Urban and Rural Assistance

GAS

Garu Agricultural Station

GDO

Grassroots Development Organisation

GhRRM

Ghana Rural Reconstruction Movement

GILLBT

Ghana Institute of Linguistics, Literacy and Bible Translation

GLOHFA

Green Leaves of Hope Farmers Association

GO

Government organisation

IIRR

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

JSS

Junior Secondary School

KIIRA

Adult Education Association of Uganda

LABE

Literacy and Adult Basic Education

LAEDA

Literacy and Adult Education for Development Association

LC

Local Council

LGM

Locally generated materials

MCAI

Modern Campaign against Illiteracy

MMM

Mission Moving Mountains

MTEA

Multi-Purpose Training and Employment Association of Uganda

NAEAU

National Adult Education Association of Uganda

NFED

Non Formal Education Division

NGO

Non Governmental Organisation

OBAFA

Osupunu Banks Agroforestry Farmer's Association

RAAKS

Rapid Appraisal of Agricultural Knowledge Systems

RC

Resistance Council

RPA

Rural People's Association

RUDAS

Rural Development Advisory Services

SSS

Senior Secondary School

SWO

Supportive Women's Organisation

TA

Technical Assistant

UCAA

Uganda Change Agent Training Programme

UES

Unified Extension Service

UNFA

Uganda National Farmers' Association