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Adult Education in Ceylon (Sri Lanka), by S. V. Srinivasa Rao

(Audio recording)

Language: English

This report by Srinivasa Rao outlines how it was a goal to raise the living standards and improve the Adult Education centres access to literary materials in Ceylon. Rao noted that the educational subject matter was closely linked to the lives of the people and this provided a strong motivation for learning. This report highlights how a rural library exchange was organized to supply fifty books at a time, and the arrival of these books was looked forward to as an event.

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Place/region: Ceylon, Sri Lanka, Asia and the Pacific
Type: Radio programme
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Participant: Srinivasa Rao
Publisher: UNESCO Radio
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Original: Reel-to-reel audio tape
Location: F-S.314
UMVS reference: STV2704
Source ref.: MCR/872
Studio TV ref.: RAD/2704
Rights holder: UNESCO