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"Yes I Can" Say Illiterate Adults in Guatemala


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- 3028 days ago - ipsnews.net
More than 65,000 Guatemalans have learned to read and write since 2007 with the help of the Cuban literacy programme "Yo sí puedo" (Yes I Can), which has been used in at least 28 countries worldwide, including 13 in Latin America.



   

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Carol H (229)
Thursday March 10, 2011, 6:14 pm
noted, thanks Cal
 

patrica and edw jones (190)
Friday March 11, 2011, 12:08 am
Wonderful incentive for illiterate people - should be more widespread. It would be soul destroying not to be able to read - or write...
 

Ben O (128)
Friday March 11, 2011, 2:44 am
"Education is the most powerful weapon wich can be used for world change"
(Nelson Mandela)
http://www.theliteracysite.com/
http://www.wegivebooks.org/
 

Liz Recko-Morrison (0)
Friday March 11, 2011, 2:42 pm
What a wonderful initiative.
 

Robert O (12)
Friday March 11, 2011, 2:46 pm
Awesome!
 
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