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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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Get ready for World Book Day 2021!

World Book Day and Book Aid International know that access to books is vital for children’s futures. We are working together to bring books to the children and young...
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Medical books arrive for Mary Help College

With more than 300 students, Mary Help College of Nursing and Midwifery in South Sudan was pleased to receive a shipment of brand new, carefully selected medical books for...
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“These books empowered me”

Uganda, with more than 1.4 million refugees and asylum seekers, is the largest refugee-hosting country in Africa. Most refugees come from South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of the...
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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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