The case for literacy

The Case for Literacy: Latest Annual Report

Project Literacy has released its latest Annual Report: The Case for Literacy.

The report highlights the progress and targets Project Literacy has achieved to deliver on reducing global illiteracy by 2030 in alignment with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (Goal 4: Education, Target 6). You'll find specific examples of how we're moving the needle on the three pillars that guide Pearson’s strategy behind the Project Literacy campaign. In collaboration with our 100+ partners, we are advancing best practice, innovating for new solutions and raising awareness to mobilize action for literacy.

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12 fundraising tips for nonprofits

If done well, charity events can be a great tool for nonprofit fundraising and building a positive reputation. If done poorly, events can be costly and time consuming. We asked Reading Partners, who host a variety of fundraising events in their local...

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Evoke Leaders for Literacy

EVOKE: A video game about global literacy

What is your superpower? Are you a deep collaborator, empathetic activist, creative visionary, or systems thinker? These are the superpowers young people in South Africa have been developing through the EVOKE: Leaders for Literacy program. The ini...

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Book Boost winners

Book Boost: Access for All Challenge Winners

When Pearson, as part of the Project Literacy campaign, joined forces with All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development, we first considered which groups of people remained most impacted by barriers to literacy around the world. "We kne...

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