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Participants that have completed literacy programmes

Definition
Number of participants that have successfully completed a given literacy programme during the period of reference, whether they obtained a certificate or not. Successful completion implies the fulfilment of pre-set requirements of the programme. These requirements can be defined in terms of attendance, demonstration that the participant has acquired the expected skills, and/or an examination process.

Participants ayant complété un programme d’alphabétisation

Définition
Nombre de participants ayant complété avec succès un programme d’alphabétisation en particulier, au cours de la période de référence, qu’ils aient obtenu un certificat ou non. La réussite du programme implique l’accomplissement d’un ensemble d’exigences préétablies par le programme. Ces exigences peuvent être définies en termes d’assiduité, de démonstration que le participant a acquis certaines compétences attendues, et/ou d’un processus d’examen.

Participantes que han completado un programa de alfabetización de adultos

Definición
Cantidad de participantes que han completado exitosamente el programa, ya sea que hayan obtenido un certificado o no. La conclusión exitosa implica haber completado los requisitos establecidos por el programa, que pueden estar definidos en término de asistencia, la comprobación de que el participante ha adquirido lashabilidades esperadas o bien a través de un proceso de evaluación.