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close this bookUsing Literacy: A New Approach to Post-literacy Materials - Education Research Paper No. 10 (DFID, 1994, 57 p.)
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Abbreviations used in the text

AALAE

African Association for Literacy and Adult Education

ABE

Adult Basic Education

ACCU

Asian Cultural Centre for UNESCO (Japan)

ALBSU

Adult Literacy and Basic Skills Unit (UK)

ANC

African National Congress

ATM

Action Training Model (DSE workshops in Kenya etc)

APPEAL

Asia/Pacific Programme for Education for All

ATPL-CE

APPEAL Training Materials for Literacy Personnel - Continuing Education series

BOBP

Bay of Bengal Programme (based in Madras)

CESO

Centre for the Study of Education in Developing Countries (The Hague)

CODE

Canadian Organisation for Development through Education (Ottawa and Oxford)

DAE

Department of Adult Education (Kenya)

DANIDA

Danish International Development Agency

DNFE

Department of NonFormal Education (Madras)

DSE

Deutsche Stiftung fur Internationale Entwicklung (German Foundation for International Development, Bonn)

DVV

Deutscher Volkshochschule-Verband (German Adult Education Association)

ELP

English Language Project (South Africa)

ERA

Easy Reading for Adults (Johannesburg)

ESCOM

Electricity Supply Commission, South Africa

FAO

UN Food and Agriculture Organisation

FIVDB

Friends in Village Development (Bangladesh)

GOI

Government of India

GSS

Gono Shahajjo Sangstha (Bangladesh)

ICRISAT

International Crop Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Hyderabad, India

IDS

Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex

IIEP

International Institute for Educational Planning

INFEP

Integrated Non-Formal Education Programme (Bangladesh)

JCK/JSN

village reading centres (India)

JMI

Jamia Millia Islamia (Delhi)

KALA

Kenya Adult Learners' Association

KANFED

Kerala Adult and Non-Formal Education Association.

KWAHO

Kenya Water and Health Organisation

LABE

Literacy and Basic Education Programme, Uganda

LCM

Low Cost Materials Project (Kenya)

LEA

Language Experience Approach

LGM

Learner- or locally-generated materials

NAEP

National Adult Education Programme (India)

NIAE

National Institute of Adult Education (Delhi)

NLM

National Literacy Mission (India)

NP

New Participatory Method (PROAP)

ODA

Overseas Development Administration

PEA

People's Education Association, Sierra Leone

PPA

Progress Profile Approach

PRA

Participatory Rural Appraisal

PROAP

Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific UNESCO (Bangkok)

SACHED

South Africa Council for Higher Education

SIDA

Swedish International Development Agency

SIL

Summer Institute of Linguistics

SRC

State Resource Centre (India)

TLC

Total Literacy Campaign (India)

TN

Tamil Nadu (India)

UIE

Unesco Institute of Education (Hamburg)

UP

Uttar Pradesh (India)