“Scaling up” Life Long Learning of Farmers (L3F): Expanding the horizon and empowering the communities, experiences from India
The paper discusses the results and lessons learned in the mobile based Life Long Learning of Farmers (L3F) project implemented in Tamil Nadu, India. The methodology designed and plan developed to replicate/scaling up the results of the project horizontally and vertically – at district level through meetings, dialogue and policy influence. The other aspects covered are enabling factors and constraints faced. How the emerging results have increased the ownership of the major stakeholders. The paper also shares the ongoing efforts/ strategy for scaling up to achieve results at state/national levels particularly with in banking sector and progress made till now. // Paper ID: 442
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