Building a National Resource Center

 

ANAFAE Resource Center in Literacy Directorate of Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh province, Afghanistan-

ANAFAE Resource Center in Literacy Directorate of Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh province, Afghanistan-

In December 2007, dvv international and ANAFAE set up a Resource Center at the National Literacy Center. The German ambassador officially opened the center in 2008 in Kabul, an event that received extensive coverage in the national media.

Another Recource Center was established in Balkh province, in Directorate of Literacy Department in Mazar-e-Sharif City.

These Centers are intended to provide lasting stimulus toward the enhancement of literacy by facilitation public access to a collection of books, magazines and other textures along side the internet facilities, on existing literacy approaches and teaching and learning materials that can be used for training functions as well as improving the knowledge about the literacy.

The availability of relevant resources will help improve the operational competence of important actors in the national literacy sector and promote the reshaping of literacy training as a task that cuts across all aspects of society.