The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport in collaboration with The Asia Foundation and other partners, launched a nationwide reading campaign called #ReadEveryDay. This unique campaign encourages families, teachers, and librarians to create fun and positive reading experiences with at least 100,000 children every day between March 6-15.
The launch was presided over by H.E Dr. Hang Chuon Naron, minister of Education, Youth and Sport (MOEYS), MOEYS leadership, and representatives from campaign partners at Institute of Technology of Cambodia. Campaign partners include Smart Axiata, Sipar Cambodia, World Vision Cambodia, Room to Read, ChildFund Cambodia, World Education, Kampuchea Action for Primary Education, Komar Rien Komar Cheh program, Save the Children, Shanti Volunteer Association Cambodia, Caring for Cambodia, and Cambodian Children’s Fund.
H.E Dr. Hang Chuon Naron highlights, “it is evident that early reading is the foundation of quality education. The #ReadEveryDay campaign catalyzes early reading habits in Cambodia that will help our children achieve quality education and lifelong learning.”