Category: African Stories

African Storybook

The African Storybook initiative aims to address the shortage of contextually appropriate books for early reading in the languages of Africa. Our vision is for all young African children to have enough enjoyable books to read in a familiar language to practise their reading skills and learn to love reading.

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FunDza Literacy Trust

The FunDza Literacy Trust is a South African nonprofit dedicated to improving literacy among teens and young adults. Education provides the foundation for a healthy, stable, growth-oriented society – literacy is its cornerstone. Visit their Site

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Ntataise

Ntataise is an independent, not-for-profit organisation which helps women in mainly disadvantaged rural communities in South Africa gain the knowledge and skills needed to establish and sustain Early Childhood Development (ECD) programmes. Today Ntataise’s operations include two sectors: The Free State training and development programme and the National Network capacity

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Nal’ibali 

Nal’ibali is built on the simple logic that a well-established culture of reading can be a real game-changer for education in South Africa. Literacy skills are a strong predictor of future academic success in all subjects – and children who regularly read and hear engaging stories, in languages they understand,

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