• A New Literacy Program for Children

    Activities at our Crafty Book Clubs encourage reading for pleasure, a collaborative mindset, and the critical thinking skills that help children thrive in school and beyond.

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  • Educating Nigeria’s Children

    Nigeria is home to over 10 million out-of-school children. VeryLoudYouth’s Tolu George takes a look at the people and policies that affect primary and secondary education in parts of Lagos state, Nigeria. The following report — with photos — is compiled from his interviews.

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  • Africa Calls For Me

    It is common for many African children, and children in other post-colonial countries, to view life in the West as supreme. But for fellow Nigerians and others who do not know this — nothing beats being in one’s own home.

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  • There Was a Garden

    African youth can be taught to appreciate the backbreaking work that our grandparents do. And we can be innovative in our approach.

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