As head of the library department at Amref International University in Kenya, Dr. Penninah Musangi shares how books have shaped her life and why they are so important to the medical students studying at the university.
Aaron grew up in rural Kenya with little access to books or education. Now a qualified nurse, Aaron is using books to further his studies and meet the needs of his local community.
Jane reads to her unborn baby in a mother and baby unit in Kenya. Read why she believes it's important for both mother and baby.
Richard knows first-hand that the healthcare system in Malawi is hit with a lot of challenges.
Following a career as a nurse-midwife, Edna turned her attention to training the next generation of healthcare professionals.
Fikanayo won't accept a future where women don't have healthcare. She's using books to educate the next generation of nurses and midwives.