Project Literacy

The Unsigned Petition

Without global literacy, we cannot solve the world's problems. Sign for those who can't, and look out for more opportunities to contribute to Project Literacy in the near future.

Project Literacy

Alphabet of Illiteracy

Project Literacy is a global campaign founded and convened by Pearson, the FTSE 100 publishing company, dedicated to building partnerships and driving action that puts reading and writing within everyone’s reach.

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Project Literacy

The Mighty Pencil Machine

Following the success of our Alphabet of Illiteracy campaign, we needed to find a way to celebrate International Literacy Day with a bang. 

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Project Literacy

First Words

Following on from our Alphabet of Illiteracy campaign, our 2017 campaign for Project Literacy focuses on the problem of ‘inter-generational illiteracy’. The ‘First Words’ film brings to life the real struggle faced by adults learning to read and write for the first time, juxtaposed against children reading their first words, and shows the transformative effect improved literacy can have on their lives.