Jul 01, 2020
Erin Raab
The KwaNdengezi Library & Education Centre

All children have the right to learn, but not all children have the
opportunity to learn.

In South Africa today:
• 78% of Grade 4 children cannot read for meaning in any language.
• 80% of homes don’t have *any* books.
• ~85% of learners who start in Grade R do not eventually graduate Grade 12.