About half of the world’s illiterate adults live in South Asia. Most of them, women.
Illiteracy reduces the dignity of a person in their own eyes, keeps them in the grips of poverty, and allows them to stay oppressed. Global Evangelical Team trained missionaries conduct literacy classes in tribes and remote villages to help adults learn how to read, write and count.
About half of the world’s illiterate adults live in South Asia. Most of them women.
An illiterate person belonging to a low caste is taken advantage of by money lenders and customers of their goods.
Project: $250 per village