West Africa

West Africa is comprised of many countries that have suffered under colonial rule and corrupt governments. The boundaries between nations are often arbitrary and cut through ethnic group and language communities. Due to centuries of abuse, exploitation, and corruption, the nations of West Africa have among the highest illiteracy and poverty levels in the world. ILAD works among minority language speakers in this region to promote development initiatives, education, and mother-tongue literacy.

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Clean Water
Community Initiatives
Rural Medical Clinics
Community Initiatives
Young Togolese Secondary Education Teacher standing in front of a desk and chalk board, featuring a map of Africa
Secondary School Initiative
Community Initiatives
The Sahara Project
Human Language Technology
Happy Togolese men and women stand in front of a sign which reads "ILAD Togo..."
Togo Business Development Center
Business Development Center
Togo Development
Agribusiness
Togo School Supplies
Community Initiatives

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