Un Mundo | United States

Promoting Literacy in Rural Northern Honduras

Improve literacy opportunities for children and youth in rural communities in northern Honduras by training local public school teachers and community facilitators in reading and writing instruction

AWARD YEAR
2023
FUNDING AREA
Education
PROJECT LOCATION
Honduras
AMOUNT AWARDED
$75,000
PROJECT DURATION
36 months
Un Mundo will implement its Literacy Connections program in at least nine rural communities in the Cangrejal River basin in the Atl√°ntida department, Honduras. Local facilitators from each community will work with more than 50 teachers during regular school hours to improve students' literacy skills. After-school programming and outreach activities will involve parents and the wider community.