BbP and PNG Air held an event at the BbP Koki Markets Library on Tuesday the 21 June to celebrate the signing of a partnership agreement. The children at the library will be took part in a paper plane competition to celebrate this important partnership.
The agreement with PNG Air, will support Buk bilong Pikinini in the organisations’ efforts to continue to provide a highly efficient Early Childhood Literacy program as well as access to books and literacy materials to low literacy communities in 6 provinces of PNG.
The partnership will provide BbP with tickets to assist with the annual Port Moresby-based training of Teacher-librarians, in-library training, enrolment and monitoring of existing and upcoming libraries across PNG. The agreement also includes assistance with freight to keep a supply of more than 3000 high quality books and literacy materials at each BbP library.