As of the end of 2016, Room to Read has established 19,884 partner schools. You can explore the location of these schools in the map below.
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Book checkout is a key indicator of children's habit of reading. To see trends for a specific country, select it from the list below.
More received library management training than literacy instruction training, but instruction training is more intensive.
As of the end of 2016, Room to Read has supported 47,870 girls through the Girls' Education Program. You can explore the locations where we've supported girls in the map below.
Dropout rates fell in all three regions where we work—especially in Africa.
2016 was the first year in which more than 1,000 girls graduated from the program.