Pakistan Literacy Project

Pakistan Literacy ProjectPakistan Literacy Project - Room To ReadPLP

Establish “Model School Libraries” in Punjab and disseminate leveled children’s books across Pakistan to promote and develop reading habits in primary school children

About the Project

  • Establish 24 “Modern School Libraries” in Lahore and Bahawalpur districts of Punjab province under the “Pakistan Literacy Project” in partnership with Room to Read and in collaboration with the School Education Department (SED), Punjab.
  • Build capacity of teachers, field officers and community members for ensuring functional and sustainable libraries.
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    How We Do It?

    At the Pakistan Literacy Project (PLP), there is a dedicated team of 12 professionals from schools to district, provincial and national levels. They work closely with the local government schools, students, communities, teachers, headteachers, cluster assistant education officers (AEOs), Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) at the district level. Institutional policy collaboration is ensured with provincial governments and the Ministry of Federal Education & Professional Training. 

    Governance

    At PLP the Governance /decision making and formal selection of Schools for model libraries, book selection and adaptation has been led by the Project Steering Committee (PSC) established by SED, Punjab and Books Adaptation Review committee by SELD in Sindh.

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    The project is closely guided by the technical support of Room to Read experts

    RTR 28 Adapted Books

    Publishers

    Impact

    Model Libraries
    24
    in Lahore and Bahawalpur Districts(Punjab)
    Adaptation of Books in Urdu & Sindhi
    28
    in the context of Pakistan.
    Equipping each library with
    1200
    Books, Furniture and infrastructure
    Building Capacity of
    140
    PERSONNEL (district/provincial) in managing active libraries for literacy.

    MOUs with 24 Selected Govt. Schools

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    Establishing and supporting model libraries with 600 book titles in 20 government primary schools/schools with primary sections in Lahore and Bahawalpur districts of Punjab.

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    OUR RESULTS

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