9th African Library Project Summit - A Celebration of Reading Culture

Join Rongo University for the prestigious 9th African Library Project Summit in Migori, Kenya, from March 3-9, 2024. Unite with educators, librarians, and literacy advocates to promote a culture of reading and advance children’s literature for the 21st century.

Welcome to the 9th African Library Project Summit

Rongo University is thrilled to extend a warm invitation to educators, community librarians, literacy advocates, and book lovers to the 9th African Library Project (ALP) Summit. Set against the backdrop of the serene Vannah Hotel in Migori, Kenya, this summit is a week-long convergence from 3rd to 9th March 2024, under the inspiring theme “A Celebration of Reading Culture.”

Why You Should Attend

The ALP Summit is more than an event; it’s a movement. It brings together the minds and hearts of individuals from eight different countries, all committed to one vital cause: nurturing a love for reading among the young minds of Africa. This gathering is an unparalleled opportunity to:

  • Network with key organizers and stakeholders from the African Library Project.
  • Learn from the experiences of Book Drive Organizers who are shaping the future of literacy in Africa.
  • Engage with teachers and educators dedicated to refining pedagogy for today’s dynamic learning environments.
  • Discover innovative approaches from Community Librarians who are at the forefront of transforming local libraries into hubs of knowledge and culture.
  • Advocate for literacy alongside peers who are passionate about making a lasting impact on reading culture across the continent.

Keynote Speakers and Workshops

The summit will feature an array of distinguished keynote speakers who have been instrumental in the advancement of literacy and education across the continent. Workshops and panel discussions will delve into effective strategies for promoting reading culture in Kenya and beyond.

We will also explore cutting-edge teaching and training models tailored to meet the demands of children’s literature, equipping our youth with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in the 21st century.

Join the Celebration

As Rongo University hosts this monumental event, we invite you to be part of a transformative week that celebrates reading and the collective effort to elevate educational standards across Africa.

Mark your calendars, and let’s turn the page together towards a brighter, more literate future.