research and innovation for a more literate world


Literacy.org has many cooperating and supporting partners.

Agence francaise de la development

Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO), Tunis

Asia-Pacific Programme of Education for All (APPEAL)

Asia/Pacific Cultural Centre for UNESCO (ACCU), Japan

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Asian South Pacific Bureau of Adult Education (ASPBAE)

Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA)

Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC)

Byrraju Foundation

Center for Literacy (Philadelphia)

Center for Research on Education, Diversity and Excellence (CREDE)

Commonwealth of Learning

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA)


Department for International Development (DFID, U.K.)

Education Development Center

Ford Foundation

Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE)

Free Library of Philadelphia

German Foundation for International Development (DSE)

Global Partnership for Education

IBM, Inc. & The IBM Foundation

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), India

Inter-American Development Bank

International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE)

International Development Research Centre (Canada, IDRC)

International Research and Training Center for Rural Education (INRULED), China

Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO)

J. P. Morgan Chase & Company

Kentucky Educational Television

Koc University, Turkey

Library of Congress/Center for the Book

Lumina Foundation for Education


Ministry of Education, China

Molteno Institute for Language and Literacy, South Africa

National Adult Education Professional Development Consortium (NAEPDC)

National Coalition for Literacy

National Literacy Mission (NLM), India

National University of Educational Planning and Administration (NUEPA)

Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)

Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Organization Internationale de la Francophonie

Philadelphia Mayor's Commission on Literacy

Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

Regional Center for Educational Innovation and Technology (SEAMEO-INNOTECH), Philippines

Royal Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway

South Africa Department of Education

Spencer Foundation

SRI, International

State of Pennsylvania, Department of Adult Education

Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)

The Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)

U.S. Department of Education (IES, OVAE, NCES)

U.S. Department of Labor

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

UNESCO Institute for Statistics

United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA)

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

University of Alexandria, Egypt

University of Botswana

University of Cape Town, South Africa

University of Ibadan, Nigeria

University of Tunis

University of Winneba, Ghana

UPS Foundation

W. K. Kellogg Foundation

WHYY Public Television

World Bank

World Education