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Aboriginal adult literacy campaign | Lowitja Institute aboriginal adult literacy


The Literacy For Life Foundation is an Aboriginal-led charity tackling low adult literacy in Australia's Indigenous communities.

The Lowitja Institute is a founding partner of Literacy for Life Foundation, an Aboriginal-led initiative aiming to lift adult literacy in Aboriginal and Torres Strait.

Adult literacy campaign have for reducing offending and improving interactions with the criminal justice system in NSW Aboriginal communities.

For the first time in his life, Michael Moloney, 42, is excited to go to school.

Adult literacy rates can be equally low. About 40% of Aboriginal adults have low literacy across Australia, a figure which can be as high as 70%.