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Global LIFE Mid-Term Evaluation Report 2006-2011: Looking Forward with LIFE
2012- by Ulrike Hanemann
Publisher: UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning

Creating and sustaining literate environments 2011-UNESCO Bangkok

Literacy initiative for empowerment 2010 - Regional mid-term evaluation: Summary Report
2011-UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning

The social and economic impact of illiteracy
In Spanish: 2010-Rodrigo Martinez, Andres Fernandez
Publisher: UNESCO Santiago office

Advancing Literacy: A Review of LIFE (2006-2009)
2009- by Ulrike Hanemann
Publisher: UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning

EFA Global Monitoring Report, 2006: Literacy for Life
2006 - The 2006 Global Monitoring Report, Literacy for Life, measures the world's progress towards achieving the six Education for All goals, and especially the neglected one of universal literacy.
Publisher: UNESCO

Effective literacy programmes: options for policy-makers
2008 - by John Oxenham
Publisher: UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning

International Literacy Statistics A review of Concepts, Methodology and Current Data 
2008 - Publisher: UNESCO Institute for Statistics, Montreal  

Literacy for All: making a difference
2008 - by Agneta Lind
Publisher: UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning

Literacy Initiative for Empowerment
2007-Vision and Strategy Paper (3rd Edition)
Publisher: UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning  

Mother Tongue-based Literacy Programmes
2007 - Case Studies of Good Practice in Asia 
Publisher: UNESCO Bangkok

Signposts to Literacy for Sustainable Development
2008 - Complementary Studies by Harbans S. Bhola and Sofía Valdivielso Gómez
Joint winners of the 2004-2005 International Award for Literacy Research
Publisher: UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning, Hamburg, Germany 

The Global Literacy Challenge A profile of youth and adult literacy at the mid-point of the United Nations Literacy Decade 2003-2012
2008-by Education Sector
Publisher: UNESCO

 The Alphabet of Hope: Writers for Literacy
2007 - Collection of texts by world famous writers advocating for literacy including: Margaret Atwood, Paul Auster, Philippe Claudel, Paulo Coelho, Philippe Delerm, Fatou Diome, Chahdortt Djavann, Nadine Gordimer, Amitav Gosh, Marc Levy, Alberto Manguel, Anna Moi, Scott Momaday, Toni Morrison, Erik Orsenna, Gisèle Pineau, El Tayeb Salih, Francisco Jose Sionil, Wole Soyinka, Amy Tan, Miklos Vamos, Abdourahman A. Waberi, Wei Wei, Banana Yoshimoto.  
Publisher: UNESCO

The Winners of the UNESCO Literacy Prizes  

2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007

Handbook for Literacy and Non-Formal Education Facilitators in Africa 2006- Education Sector- Publisher: UNESCO

Manual for Developing Literacy and Adult Education Programmes in Minority Language Communities  
2004- Education Sector
Publisher: UNESCO

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