Nepal

Nepal

Our first country of operation, Room to Read Nepal, pioneered much of Room to Read’s early work. Today, our Literacy and Girls’ Education Programs thrive throughout Nepal and we continue to be a catalyst for change in the country’s educational landscape to transform the lives of Nepali children.

Read Together - Learn Together

7 million students in Nepal are out of school and are confined to home with little access to the world due to the pandemic. In such challenging times, reading stories to children helps build empathy and kindness and can strengthen connections. The Read Together campaign aims to encourage parents and elders to read together with their children in their homes and communities. 

Everyone is encouraged to participate in this social media challenge by reading #ABookADay for a week to a child. Share their love for reading by posting fun photos, using the hashtag #ABookADay #RoomtoReadNepal

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Lalitpur, Nepal

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16 books

Children in Nepali schools with Room to Read libraries checked out, on average, more than 16 books per student.

5,000

Room to Read’s Girls’ Education Program has supported nearly 5,000 girls in Nepal since 2001.

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