Commitment to Action

Read India and Book for Every Child Campaign

Commitment by

Pratham

In 2007, Pratham committed to increase the scale of the Read India initiative, which seeks to increase literacy and numeracy levels in India by increasing efforts to mobilize volunteers in villages to help 60 million children across India improve their reading, writing, and arithmetic skills. Pratham also committed to launch the Book for Every Child campaign, which aims to ensure every Indian child aged five to ten is given a book.

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Commitment

Read India and Book for Every Child Campaign

Launched

2007

Est. Duration

5 Years

Estimated Total Value

$25,000,000

Region

Asia

Countries

INDIA

Commitment by

Pratham

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

PrathamUSA, Prathamuk, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation