RWCT Members – Canada

Code (Canadian Overseas Development Through Education) 

Trainers: More than 30
Grades: Primary and middle school; teacher training colleges

English, Portuguese, French, and Kiswahili

Trains in: Contracted projects in Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mozambique, and Sierra Leone; trainings via distance learning
Focuses: Logo for Code (Canadian Overseas Development Through Education) Training and support for children’s book production in local languages. Has provided millions of copies of hundreds of titles of books to children. Pre-service and in-service teacher training with a focus on literacy, critical thinking, and girls’ empowerment.
Partners: Government Affairs Canada, Global Partnership for Education, UNICEF, and  education ministries in project countries.
Contact: CODE • 321 Chapel Street • Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 7Z2 Canada

Justin Trudeau in classroom 


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau teaches a class in Monrovia with a book produced by Reading-Liberia, as WCF co-director Yvonne Capehart Weah looks on. Reading-Liberia is a joint project of the We-Care Library, CODE, and RWCT. Mr. Trudeau is a former teacher.