In many rural communities, adults may not have had the opportunity to go to school. This lack of literacy and numeracy skills can have a significant impact in the lives of women engaged in income-generating activities. Setting up adult literacy and numeracy classes for women in rural communities can bring many benefits, helping them manage their income-generating activities more efficiently and ask for loans from banks. 

In this video, Kouassi Kokoré Guy Serge, ICI Field Assitant in Oumé, Cote d’Ivoire, shares insights into the Adult Literacy project we are implementing with Nestlé Cocoa Plan in ten cocoa communities.