Tag: library


May
2019 Library Report
A library not only helps to encourage the habit of reading, but inspires a thirst for knowledge which generates understanding and openness to new ideas. From the relatively small facility it once was in 2005, over the past number of years the community library has grown and now offers...
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Sep
International Literacy Day
Today we celebrate International Literacy Day, which is an opportunity to highlight improvements in World literacy rates and reflect on the World’s remaining literacy challenges. Illiteracy is a problem throughout Africa and Malawi is no exception, where a lack of access to quality education, high student to teacher ratios,...
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Feb
Creating the Next Generation of Readers
The RIPPLE Africa Community Library at Mwaya continues to provide local people with a brilliant selection of books including novels, local language books and textbooks. Head librarian Burton and his assistants John and Vitu had a busy 2018. 3,088 borrowers visited the library and they lent out 4,537 books,...
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