• Literacy & Non Formal Basic Education Department
    Government of the Punjab

United Against Corruption for a Prosperous Pakistan

Taleem Sab Kay Liay

Cost

Rs. 117.113 million

Period of Execution

August, 2014 to 30th June, 2020

Location

36 Districts of Punjab

Objectives

Project would cater for establishment and operation of:

  • 1,260 NFE Feeder Schools for 126,000 number of out-of-school children at levels 0–3 of primary education & subsequently mainstreaming into the formal school system
  • 1,080 Adult Literacy Centers for 27,000 adult illiterate (completed)
  • 540 Adolescent literacy centers in 3 cycles for 9,000 adolescent illiterates (completed)
  • ALP outsourcing component for 3,600 adult illiterates across Punjab
  • Research activities in collaboration with University for improvement of literacy interventions of the Department (completed)

Achievements

  • Provision of basic education to 112,189 children through establishment and operation of 1,260 Non Formal Education Feeder Schools in all districts of the Punjab
  • Provision of basic literacy to 21,826 adult illiterates through establishment and operation of 1,080 Adult Literacy Centers. This component has been completed successfully as pilot activity.
  • Provision of basic literacy to 10,690 adolescent illiterates through establishment and operation of 540 Adolescent Literacy Centers.
  • ALP out sourcing activity was completed only in 07 districts and 584 learners were educated by NGOs.
  • Research activities have been completed in collaboration with Public Sector Universities. 16 research studies completed on different non formal topics.
  • Created job opportunities for 2,520 teachers and 134 project staff