Since 2017, Room to Read, a non-profit organisation focusing in eradicating illiteracy, has developed the friendly library model at 222 elementary schools in 12 cities and provinces of Vietnam. The project aims to provide a long lasting learning experience and promote reading culture.


Since 2017, Tay Ninh Education and Training Department has worked with Room to Read to launch the friendly library project in 10 primary schools at Duong Minh Chau and Hoa Thanh districts. The libraries have been upgraded with creative and eye-catching designs to create a pleasant reading environment for children.

The library model has proven to enhance children's language and communication ability, as well as improve their Vietnamese language. Moreover, the library has offered activities to develop students’ mental capacity.-VNA