In Bolivia, literacy training makes a profound difference


              Anacleta Mamani Quispe, 71, poses for a photo after receiving her certificate during an adult literacy graduation ceremony in Pucarani, Bolivia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. Mamami is among more than 20,000 senior citizens, mainly women from low-income rural communities, who have learned to read and write this year as part of “Bolivia Reads,” a government-sponsored literacy program. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
            
              An Aymara man spells out the numbers before receiving his certificate during an adult literacy graduation ceremony in Pucarani, Bolivia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
            
              An Aymara woman, center, shake hands to her teacher after receiving her certificate during an adult literacy graduation ceremony in Pucarani, Bolivia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
            
              Anacleta Mamani Quispe, 71, poses for a photo after receiving her certificate during an adult literacy graduation ceremony in Pucarani, Bolivia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
            
              An Aymara man carries two chickens after receiving her certificate during an adult literacy graduation ceremony in Pucarani, Bolivia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. Bolivia's Ministry of Education delivered certificates and two chickens to hundreds of graduating Aymara indigenous people. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
            
              An Aymara woman waits to receive her certificate during an adult literacy graduation ceremony in Pucarani, Bolivia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
            
              Aymara Indigenous women smile after receiving their certificate during an adult literacy graduation ceremony in Pucarani, Bolivia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
In Bolivia, literacy training makes a profound difference