#illiteracy

  • Article: Kids in These Conflict Zones May Never Learn to Read and Write

    Kids in These Conflict Zones May Never Learn to Read and Write

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 31, 2018

    More than 75% of young people in Niger and 69% in Chad remain illiterate. Read more

  • Article: These 28 Grandmothers Can’t Read or Write — But They’re Working to Change That

    These 28 Grandmothers Can’t Read or Write — But They’re Working to Change That

    By Joe McCarthy|CHIME FOR CHANGE|March 7, 2017

    “After all these years, I finally got the chance.” Read more

  • Article: Girls Freed From Mumbai's Brothels Learn Hindi to Retrace Trafficking Routes

    Girls Freed From Mumbai's Brothels Learn Hindi to Retrace Trafficking Routes

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 1, 2017

    Most trafficked girls having never been to school or forced to drop out early. Read more