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Nepal: A Girl's Life

  • Aired: 06/07/2007
  • 14:49
  • Rating: NR
While trekking in Nepal in 1998, American John Wood saw that many children couldn't afford to go to school and that schools in the poorest rural areas had a chronic shortage of books. It was a transformational experience for Wood that spurred him to start a literacy program called Room to Read.
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A literacy program called Room to Read is helping children create a better life.
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