Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean: findings from a national adult literacy programmeDevelopment in Practice (2013)
This paper shares the findings of an assessment carried out in 2007 of a national adult literacy programme introduced in 2005 in the Eastern Caribbean nation of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The paper discusses some social and spatial factors that may impede or facilitate men’s and women’s ability and desire to participate in adult literacy programmes. Surveys administered to programme participants, as well as interviews conducted with participants and programme staff, comprised the primary means of data collection.
- adult literacy,
- men and boys,
- St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Citation InformationBipasha Baruah. "Education in the Commonwealth Caribbean: findings from a national adult literacy programme" Development in Practice (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/bipasha-baruah/17/