All Children Reading Asia Regional Workshop
Date: September 17-20, 2012, Bangkok, Thailand
Program:The workshop addressed the literacy crisis affecting developing countries where between 25% and 75% of children don't know how to read and over 250 million children are struggling to read even basic words.
Participants initiated concrete planning to improve reading skills in the early grades. This reflects GPE’s strong commitment to cut in half the number of non-readers in 20 countries within five years.
The workshop covered the following thematic areas: