As a team of 16 British Nationals we volunteered with Restless Development through the ICS scheme funded by DFiD and went to Zambia for 3 months. We worked with our national counters parts of 21 Zambian volunteers. We worked in groups of 3 or 4 (mixed nationalities) in local rural schools and clinics to help engage young people. This involved passing on our messages of Sexual Reproductive Health lessons and advice on livelihoods and employability skills.
The literacy rate of district Ghotki, SIndh, Pakistan is 33.74% as per UNESCO Islamabad report, therefore, we feel that we have to increase literacy rate of district Ghotki and this will contribute to achieve MGDs goal. Keeping in view above facts, we. have established 100 adult literacy centers in rural and far filling areas of District Ghotki, Sindh, Pakistan. Where we faced a lot problems and hurdles to establish 100 adult literacy centers. In these areas we difficultly found out female candidates as teachers to teach in adult literacy centers. Now 100 adult literacy centers are running in district.