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Creating change makers through reading

We Love Reading

Amman, Jordan
Creating change-makers through reading aloud. We Love Reading (WLR) trains local volunteer adults and youth to read aloud to children books in the local language and culture in their neighborhoods to foster the love of reading leading to a mindset of "I can"
Introduction

Creating Changemakers through Reading

Rawan Bani Salem, We Love Reading Ambassador
“Reading aloud to children has helped change their lifestyles for the better.”

Rawan Bani Salem, We Love Reading Ambassador

What we do?

Creating change-makers through reading aloud. We Love Reading (WLR) trains local volunteer adults and youth to read aloud to children books in the local language and culture in their neighborhoods to foster the love of reading leading to a mindset of "I can"

Why we do it?

The Program has three impacts:  1. It fosters the love of reading among children so they can reap the benefits of reading 2. it empowers adults and youth mostly women to become change-makers 3. it creates a community with the mindset of "I can" 

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Innovation Overview
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Target Group
497 790
Children/Users
56
Countries
2006
Established
Not-for-profit
Organisation
175
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Tips for implementation
To implement the program in times of corona, first you have to take our training (training portal on the website). Record videos of yourself reading aloud fun stories and send us those videos or share them on social media platforms. Share your success with us and we will share it with the world.
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We Love Reading in the times of Covid-19
We Love Reading in the Time of Corona - We Love Reading
We Love Reading: The molecular scientist striving to set up a library in every neighbourhood in Jordan
"How to change mindsets to create change-makers" Session with Dr. Rana Dajani
University professor studies child development in Jordan
The Happiness of Reading
Ethiopia: We Love Reading
How a Jordanian scientist spreads the love of reading around the world

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