Nursing students

Enhancing healthcare training Zimbabwe

In Zimbabwe, there are few medical books available in bookshops and their high price points mean few healthcare students are able to purchase them. Yet tight budgets can mean...
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Reader at Kogero Sunshine Community Centre in Kenya

Joe Haddow to host our 2018 quiz night!

Self-confessed book nerd Joe Haddow will host Book Aid International’s forthcoming quiz night on Tuesday 30th October. In addition to producing Simon Mayo’s Book Club on Radio 2, Joe...
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MYSA readers

Books bringing inspiration in Mathare slum

Sarah Maria, 12, lives in the Mathare slum in Nairobi, Kenya. She discovered the joy of reading when she visited her local Mathare Youth Sports Association (MYSA) library with...
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