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EdTech Summit

Taghyeer Organization/ We Love Reading Initiative participated in the No Lost Generation (NLG) EdTech Summit that was held at Galleria Ras Al-Ein 1-2/3/2017. This summit aims to bring together people from the private, public and development sectors to showcase and brainstorm tech-based solutions to the education and skills challenges caused by the crisis in Syria.
 We Love Reading was short listed to gain two different seed funding grants.


Yale: Dr. Rana Dajani participated in Creating innovative solutions to aid refugees initiative

Dr. Rana Dajani participated in the Macmillan Center’s newest initiative, the Program on Refugees Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses on February 22, Dr. Dajani spoke about the Challenges in Western conceptions of how to help refugees.



A master’s tea with Dr. Rana Dajani at Morse College

 Dr. Rana Dajani was a guest for Morse College Tea (Feb 22), where she had the opportunity to have an informal setting with students from all residential colleges, and talked about We Love Reading initiative, and read a story aloud for them followed by an open Q&A session. The students gifted Dr. Dajani with a scarf that she added to her collection, making it her sixth scarf. 


Women’s Socio-Economic Empowerment Forum

Dr. Rana Dajani participated in the Women’s Socio-Economic Empowerment Forum that was held in Amman on the 30th and 31st of March, 2017. 


Books for Kids: Twenty Storybooks in Jordan

Workshop Application: Writing Storybooks for Beginning Readers, Amman, May 1-4, 2017

Al Salwa Books, Jabal Amman Publishers, and Majdalawi Masterpieces, Jordanian children’s book publishers, and Room to Read, an international non-profit organization focused on literacy, are working together on a project to strengthen the foundations of early literacy in Jordan.