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World Book Day – Buddy Up video

2021-04-23T13:46:03+02:00

World Book Day 2021 On 23 April, the National Reading Coalition joins the world in celebrating the love and culture of reading – a day earmarked on our Calendar as a special occasion which resonates with the Coalitions quest to get South Africa reading. With the world experiencing the effects [...]

World Book Day – Buddy Up video2021-04-23T13:46:03+02:00

10 tips to make your child love reading.

2021-04-07T12:32:05+02:00

1. Swap Fortnite for an audiobook. Yes, audiobooks count as reading—and they can help children do it better and with exercised imagination. “Hearing someone reading a book confidently is a great way to experience fluency, which is the ability to read a text accurately, quickly, and with good expression,” ( must quote who said [...]

10 tips to make your child love reading.2021-04-07T12:32:05+02:00

NRC forges ahead with President Cyril Ramaphosa’s reading challenge

2021-03-23T11:27:58+02:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa has his hands full dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, but he also set time aside in the holidays to pursue the reading agenda alongside other South Africans. Known for his love of books, Ramaphosa shared his 2020 Christmas reading list with the National Reading Coalition (NRC), which launched the South African [...]

NRC forges ahead with President Cyril Ramaphosa’s reading challenge2021-03-23T11:27:58+02:00

NRC, National Library of South Africa and Nalibali to host First Virtual Book Club

2020-12-08T15:55:20+02:00

NRC, National Library of South Africa and Nalibali to host First Virtual Book Club   In his state of the nation address in June 2019, President Cyril Ramaphosa emphasised the importance of cultivating a reading nation to unlock opportunities that flow from a broadened understanding of the country and the world. Since launching in [...]

NRC, National Library of South Africa and Nalibali to host First Virtual Book Club2020-12-08T15:55:20+02:00

Schools receive 20 000 English StoryBooks from Literacy Organisation Room to Read

2021-03-29T13:36:39+02:00

Room to Read in collaboration with the NRC has donated 20,000 books donated to schools across the country in response to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s call of getting children to read for meaning.

Schools receive 20 000 English StoryBooks from Literacy Organisation Room to Read2021-03-29T13:36:39+02:00

World Book Day 2020

2021-03-29T13:40:15+02:00

World Book Day 2020 On 23 April, the National Reading Coalition joins the world in celebrating the love and culture of reading - a day earmarked on our Calendar as a special occasion which resonates with the Coalitions quest to get South Africa reading. With the world experiencing the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, [...]

World Book Day 20202021-03-29T13:40:15+02:00

NRC MASCOT LWAZI ROCKS the SA BOOK FAIR

2020-05-21T17:01:26+02:00

We introduced the National Reading Coalition (NRC) Mascot, Lwazi, to book lovers at the SA Book Fair held at the Constitutional Hill between 6-8 September. Witty, friendly and a book lover himself, Lwazi is a 10-year old boy who is looking for friends to join him in the fun and magical world of reading. [...]

NRC MASCOT LWAZI ROCKS the SA BOOK FAIR2020-05-21T17:01:26+02:00

NRC celebrates Woman’s Day with NAPTOSA

2020-06-30T15:31:59+02:00

National Reading Coalition collaborated with NAPTOSA, Kwa-Zulu Natal teachers’ union during the month of August in support of their Women’s Day events. Four events were held across the province, in Umlazi South, Pietermaritzburg, Stanger and Berea/Newlands area, with over 580 teachers attending. At each event, the work and message of the National Reading Coalition [...]

NRC celebrates Woman’s Day with NAPTOSA2020-06-30T15:31:59+02:00
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