Update on Nigeria
February 12, 2018
Dyslexia Nigeria has now officially opened its doors to the public. The grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Tuesday 23rd January 2018 at the Dyslexia Nigeria Centre in GRA, Ikeja, Lagos. Adrienne Tikolo writes from the Centre. The …
Focus on Nigeria
December 20, 2017
Recently we have received two pieces of encouraging news from Nigeria.
Dyslexia International at the 39th General Meeting of UNESCO
November 21, 2017
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, at its biennial General Conferences, brings together government leaders from more than 190 Member States from all five world regions, confirming their adherence to the UNESCO Constitution.
Our courses can make a difference!
November 5, 2017
The only criterion we favour is whether our courses actually make a difference. So we give now a number of testimonies.
Online course in Arabic!
October 23, 2017
We are proud to announce that an adaptation of our course is now available in Arabic. This is thanks to the the dedicated efforts of Dr Ahmad Oueini and Katia Hazouri. At the moment it is available as a pdf …
Asia Pacific Dyslexia Festival 2017
October 17, 2017
Our colleagues in Japan announce a festival from Saturday 21 October to Sunday 22 October. ‘The Japan Dyslexia Society (NPO EDGE) is hosting the Asia Pacific Dyslexia Festival 2017: Diversity and Identity – Teacher Training – Dyslexia in Asia and the …
World Literacy Day – and more news from Argentina
September 8, 2017
Today, 8 September is World Literacy Day! What better way to celebrate than with a story from Laura in Argentina about her team’s talks. ‘It is a great pleasure to see how something so simple as …
Annual General Meeting 2017
June 7, 2017
Dyslexia International’s Annual General Meeting was held in the afternoon of 2 June 2017 at the Maison des Associations Internationales, Brussels, Belgium. The Annual Report, the Accounts for 2016 and budget for 2017 were unanimously approved.
UNESCO Conference: Youth and their social impact
May 7, 2017
Many thanks to the MiSK Foundation for inviting Dyslexia International to attend the UNESCO Conference ‘Youth and their social impact’ in Saudi Arabia. The main topics for discussion included climate change, education, leadership and digital citizenship. Dyslexia International was on …
Coursera Partners’ Conference, 2017
April 6, 2017
Every year, the Coursera Consortium organizes a conference for its academic partners in online learning. This year it was at the University of Colorado, Boulder, USA, marking its fifth anniversary. Coursera was working currently with 150 universities and had 25 …