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close this book New guidebook for development and production of literacy materials
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Open this folder and view contents Section II: Development and production of learning materials
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View the document Appendix I: Statistics on literacy and related issues
View the document Appendix II: System of AJP materials and their content

For users of this guidebook

The objectives of the guidebook are as follows:

1. to help policy-makers and planners of neo-literate programmes to understand the importance of neo-literate materials for development and the processes involved in the preparation and production of those materials

2. to help people working in the development and utilization of neo-literate materials to acquire more knowledge and skills in the preparation and production of neo-literate materials

3. to serve in the training of personnel engaged in the preparation and production of neo-literate materials

4. to help to learn from the experiences of different countries in the field of neo-literate materials development

The guidebook may be utilized as follows:

a) as a guidebook by neo-literate materials planners, administrators, writers, illustrators, and producers

b) as reference reading material for the trainees in the training courses relating to neo-literate materials development

c) as a working document for meetings and workshops related with neo-literate programmes in general and materials development programmes in particular

Accordingly, the guidebook as a whole or any part of it could be adapted or adopted in its original form or in translated form in any language of the countries. (This could be arranged by writing a letter to ACCU, Tokyo.)