READ International is an award-winning student-volunteer-driven educational development organisation, which began its life in 2003/4 as a small project based at Nottingham University founded by a group of socially entrepreneurial students led by Rob Willison following a ‘gap year’ teaching in Tanzania. The organisation has also registered in Tanzania as local Non Governmental Organisation with registration number ooNGO/00007722 under the name Realizing Education for Development (...Learn more
We transform unused, rundown spaces into well organized, engagin libraries.
All of our libraries are refurbrished by Tanzanian university students. We support them to get access to jobs through internship programs.
We train teachers on reading promotion, improving literacy, using of textbooks in class, library management and application of the advanced teaching methodologies (pedagogical skills). We have empowered 722 teachers in 3 years time (2015-2017).
Feel free to get in touch with us to find out more about Read International and our programs. If you have questions about our events or how to get involved, do not hesitate to ask.
Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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