We provide books to professionals in all fields, including lawyers, teachers and medical students. Below are some examples of the impact books have on professionals.
Achieving dreams through books
Linda in Cameroon is in the final year of her studies to become a Magistrate. Growing up in a rural area where most people are subsistence farmers, Linda has had to overcome many hurdles to get to where she is today, and books have helped her along the way.
“I achieved my dream thanks to the books at the library.” Read Linda’s story
Empowering teachers and librarians
When books arrive in a school or library for the first time, they are transformative for the people who work in those settings. Every book is a new teaching tool – and their impact on education professionals, particularly in rural settings, is hard to overstate:
“These books have completely changed my life. As the librarian, I have learnt many new skills.” Read Hayford’s story
Photo Credit: Humanitas Ghana
Educating the next generation of teachers
Teachers have a direct impact on every nation’s young people, but due to lack of resources, often their skills are out of date. The brand new teacher training books we provide around the world every year help to create the next generation of highly skilled and qualified teachers, ensuring the pupils of the future receive a high standard of education.
“Many elementary and junior school teachers in Eritrea are not qualified and thus lack knowledge in how to handle a classroom. The new books are therefore helpful in order to fill the gap.” Gebrenegus Berhane Engda, National School Library Coordinator, Ertirea