READ EDUCATIONAL TRUST

Read Educational Trust is a South African based NGO that operates in the education and literacy sectors broadly, and in educator training and school resource provision specifically.

Established in 1979 and funded by foreign donors and the private sector, READ works alongside the Department of Education to implement teacher training and literacy projects in schools.


READ positions itself to invest in the future...

The latest studies show that almost three quarters, or 72 percent of South Africa's unemployed, are younger than 34. This is not a situation particular to South Africa. The OECD, an intergovernmental think-tank, counts 26m young people in the rich...

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South Africans giving back

Mark Marias is a South African expat living in Washington DC in the united States and currently works for the National Geographic. Mark and his wife recently visited South Africa and donated 30 brand new books and world maps from the National...

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