About our charity

Book Aid International is the UK’s leading international book donation and library development charity. Our vision is a world where everyone has access to the books that will enrich, improve and change their lives.

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Meet Maame

When the pandemic forced Ghana’s schools and libraries to close, it was devastating for young people like Maame. She worried that without the opportunity to read and learn, her...
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Healthcare books for students in Uganda

One thing 2020 has made clear is how important medical professionals are in communities around the world. Uganda, like many countries where we work, suffers from an acute shortage...
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Our work during Covid-19

At Book Aid International we have continued to operate throughout the lockdown period, with the majority of staff working from home, staying connected with our partners and supporters and...
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Books to restart learning

Lydia is the head teacher at a Primary School in rural Kenya, but her school has been closed since March due to Covid-19.
Books are the ideal way for these children to learn after lockdown, and to learn seriously. Find out more

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