Donation of 1,589 Books Boosts Literacy in Nakai Nam Theun

Children in Ban Thong Noi, Nakai Nam Theun National Protected Area choose their first book to read

Donation of 1,589 Books Boosts Literacy in Nakai Nam Theun

Nakai Nam Theun National Protected Area, Khammouane Province- February 29th 2012- The donation of 1,589 books in the form of 12 travelling libraries is the beginning of a renewed focus on creative literacy for Nam Theun 2 Watershed Management and Protection Authority, says Australian Volunteer Karlee Taylor.

Miss Taylor, who is currently volunteering with the Nakai Nam Theun 2 Watershed Management and Protection Authority (NNT2 WMPA) worked with Redwood Park Preschool and friends in Australia to fundraise, with the aim of providing a book for every child in one village. There was an amazing response with a total of US$2,215 donated.

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