Welcome to Beyond Words, an open space where experts and changemakers in the literacy and education sector discuss the latest news, trends, and challenges in creating a literate world where everyone has the opportunity to acquire literacy skills to reach their full potential.
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Empowering Girls Through Education, Water and Healthcare | Noëlla Coursaris Musunka
We interview the CEO and Founder of Malaika, a nonprofit organization empowering girls and their communities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) through enhanced access to education, water, and healthcare. Malaika won the 2021 World Literacy Awards for its outstanding contribution to literacy by an organization and is creating the next generation of changemakers.
Encouraging a Love of Reading | Dr. Rana Dajani
Listen to Dr. Rana Dajani, a passionate scientific woman who back in 2006, started establishing libraries in every neighborhood in Jordan, encouraging reading aloud to children. Today, she is the founder of We Love Reading, an organization that promotes a love for reading in children and is present in over 55 countries.
Changing Children's Lives Through Literacy | Andrew Kay
In our first episode, we interview the CEO and founder of the World Literacy Foundation, Andrew Kay- a passionate man working tirelessly since 2003 to help get books in the hands of children with limited resources across the world.
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Welcome to Beyond Words from World Literacy Summit. In this open space, experts and changemakers in the literacy and education sector discuss the latest news, trends, and challenges in creating a literate world. Join us in this 20 minutes journey to build a literate world. Subscribe today to do not miss an episode.