Recent News

If you want to be in the know about what’s going on at Speaking Books, you’ve come to the right place. Be sure to check back regularly to get the latest news, blog, announcements & information on illiteracy, health education, and development.

October 12, 2017

World Polio Day

Rotary Celebrating a Significant Achievement Significant because when Rotary launched its worldwide mission to eradicate Polio in 1988 there were some 350,000 cases, and 125 polio endemic countries. Significant, that […]
July 6, 2017
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Sesame Square Teams Up with Speaking Books to Support Literacy in Northern Nigeria

Sesame Square & Speaking Books Brought to you by our special guest writers this week from Sesame Workshop: Ayobisi Osuntusa and Agatha Nwajagu It’s difficult to grow up in today’s […]
July 6, 2017

Being Your Best

Being your Best – A new Speaking Book Created for the South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) with the Rotary Club of Hilton Head and funded by the National […]
July 6, 2017

Greetings From Speaking Books, and Hilton Head Rotarians at the Rotary International Convention in Atlanta

Rotary International’s biggest get-together of the year occurred in Atlanta last week with more than 34,000 members from 174 countries, gathering to renew friendships, find inspiration, and celebrate The Rotary […]
August 29, 2015

Speaking Books Receives Great Interest at DIA

From June 14th to 18th, a South African Speaking Book innovation had a big impact at the Drug Information Association (DIA) conference in Washington DC focusing on Clinical Trial, Informed […]
March 31, 2014

Hilton Head Island Rotary Club Supports SADAG

Hilton Head Island Rotary Club Supports SADAG The Rotary Club of Hilton Head Island’s continued support for SADAG (South African Depression and Anxiety Group) in South Africa, has enabled their […]
March 31, 2014

Library Week Helps South Africans with Low Literacy

Library Week Helps South Africans with Low Literacy From the 17th to the 23rd March 2014 is South African Library Week (SALW). The theme this year is “Educate Yourself at […]
February 1, 2013

Celebrating a Decade of the Public Sector Innovation Awards

A message from Ayanda Diodlo, Deputy Minister for Public Service and Administration. The Center for Public Service Innovation celebrates a decade of the Public Sector Innovation Awards, naming the Speaking […]
January 1, 2013
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Preventing Teen Suicide

Rotary USA partners with SADAG to prevent teen suicides in SA.
October 23, 2012

Speaking Truth to Disease

A new speaking book hopes to give the sick access to information and support in their fight against non-communicable diseases. Check out a great article in the Mail&Guardian about the […]