Adult education. Sierra Leone has a low level of literacy among adults with only 37.1% of adults literate in 2006, the level of literacy is higher among 15- to 24-year-old who have a literacy rate of 52.2%. For both groups literacy among women is much lower than that for men. Jan 25, 2015 · Education in Sierra Leone has been a challenge. The devastating Sierra Leone Civil War that lasted from 1991 to 2002 took the nation’s education system as an early casualty, wiping out 1,270 primary schools and forcing 67 percent of all-school aged children out of school in the year 2001.
The 2018-2020 Education Sector Plan (ESP) was appraised in July 2017 and endorsed by the development partners in October 2017. The local education group in Sierra Leone is called 'education development partners' and has held quarterly meetings in recent years to discuss progress according to the ESP workplan and monitor key performance indicators. Sierra Leone Adult Education Association. 31 likes. We are a non-governmental organisation (NGO) that focuses on empowering Sierra Leonean adults Followers: 33.
UNICEF is committed to doing all it can to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in partnership with governments, civil society, business, academia and the United Nations family – and especially children and young people. Sierra Leone Adult Education Association (SLADEA) is a NGO established as a membership organization in 1978, with a mission to reduce the high rate of illiteracy among adults in the non-formal sector, through an indigenous language programe and to achieve public recognition and support for non-formal education sector. SLADEA works to transform the non-literate and passive majority of the.