A new report from the 2030 Reading Panel has found that basic literacy among children in South Africa has declined,
8 out of 10 South Africans believe that disinformation is a problem in the country, researchers have been working on ways to counter it.
(Partner Content) Wimpy’s partnership with online bookstore to launch a set of multilingual children’s books is the perfect complement to their #TalkLocal campaign.
Google celebrates International Literacy Day with an updated Read Along app.
One of the author’s solutions is to write books herself and get them published.
This initiative also makes provision for adults to acquire the necessary literacy skills.
The South African Book Development Council (SABDC) aims to increase access to books. The initiative was borne out of the considerable need for local, South African books.
The world’s a mess. How do thoughtful people make sense of it all? In this series we’ve asked a number of our authors to suggest a book, philosopher, work of art – or anything else, for that matter – that will help to make sense of it all.
The love of reading is one of the greatest gifts an adult can give to a child.
With today being World Book Day, we’re highlighting the importance of reading for our children.
Kekana thanked Web Rangers South Africa for being active digital citizens.
The nationwide initiative, now in its seventh year, encourages primary schools to support young
children in South Africa by donating unwanted English language and reading books.
The 2017 Big Give Christmas Challenge kicks off on November 28th #GivingTuesday – a day that is all about remembering what and how we can give to improve the lives of others.
Last week, a gala dinner was hosted to raise a significant amount of money towards literacy in South Africa.
Gasp! You mean burning down libraries affects literacy!?
This will get you right in the feels.
Proof that when South Africans leave Africa, they don’t forget it.
Well sh**. When one of the country’s largest banks’ advice to the public is to spend less money on books as a savings strategy, you know there’s a problem.