Posts tagged with library

Shipping books to Somalia libraries

Posted Friday May 26, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

We are excited to share with you that we have been able...

We are excited to share with you that we have been able to combine all of the crowd-funding with additional local funding to finance a shipment of books to Somalia!...

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Shipping books to Somalia libraries

Bringing books to remote communities

Posted Wednesday September 16, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

As we celebrate literacy programmes this month, we wanted to bring to...

As we celebrate literacy programmes this month, we wanted to bring to you the story of one of our avid readers in Somaliland. Awo is a 17 year old student,...

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Bringing books to remote communities

Libraries in a land with no books

Posted Sunday February 01, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

In 1991, when the civil war broke-out in Somalia, education services throughout...

In 1991, when the civil war broke-out in Somalia, education services throughout Somalia, including the National Library of Somalia, collapsed. Almost all the books and other necessary educational materials were...

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Libraries in a land with no books