Sample Literacy Providers

Literacy is a cross-cutting issue and is not just the responsibility of the department of Education in eradicating illiteracy. Since literacy is a major issue, many organisations are now tapping into implementing literacy in their various organizations. NLAS, as the lead agency has been approached for advice and assistance by
various organisations that enabled the establishment of networking as partners in reducing the illiteracy rate
in PNG.

Latest statistical information on the number of literacy programmes recorded by NLAS is 1,654. However,
profile of number of literacy providers and programs offered at the provincial level is unknown. NLAS is in the
process of conducting an adult literacy providers survey to gather data to develop a credible profile of adult
literacy providers.

A sample list literacy providers and partner organisations provided below are from NLAS records.