Apr 23, 2014 ... According to UNESCO, the answer is yes.Researchers found out that, while
mobile phones are still used primarily for basic communication, ...
Apr 23, 2014 ... Cell Phones Could Help Millions in Developing Countries To Read ... to read,
suggesting that mobile technology could help tackle illiteracy and ...
Dec 30, 2014 ... ... that cell phones can provide literacy to the world's poorest nations. ... low
literacy costs the healthcare industry over $70 million each year.
Pocket School: Exploring Mobile Technology as a Sustainable Literacy
Education Option for ... In Latin America, there are approximately 50 to 60 million
underserved indigenous people residing .... bypassing landlines to directly install
cell phone networks in rural areas, in the future we can expect ..... How to save
Sep 8, 2014 ... Giving women a second chance at literacy will increase their earning power and
give their ... "On its own, literacy neither saves lives nor fills hungry mouths," says
Katy ... Bringing education to young mothers through mobiles.
Feb 1, 2014 ... help lift millions out of poverty and drive important positive social .... that access to
the internet has the potential to save nearly 2.5 million lives ... Health workers can
connect a microscope to a mobile phone with a camera, take.
mobile phones can possibly offer them, the new communication technology ...
Keywords: mobile phones, illiteracy, informal learning, 'voice', communities of
practice .... The housing project that was part of the RDP aimed to provide 1
million ..... myself / even if I take photos I can't SAVE it that's a thing I can't ...
Jun 10, 2015 ... A farmer in Uganda uses a mobile phone to check international coffee prices. ...
we can raise millions of families out of hunger and poverty.
The more educated a population, the faster individuals can take advantage ...
more power within households to make decisions to seek life-saving care for their
children. ... These countries are home to an estimated 220 million illiterate men
and 340 ... Conditional cash and/or non-cash transfers (e.g. food, mobile phones)
Sep 15, 2015 ... There are nearly a billion mobile phones in India today—and it has been ...
India's high penetration of mobile technologies in rural India could be a golden ...
In addition, nearly 270 million illiterate people are motivated to become literate.
.... These Kids In India Are Saving Others From A Life Of Child Slavery.