READING
INTHE MOBILE ERA
LARGE NUMBERS OF PEOPLE IN DEVELOPING
COUNTRIES READ BOOKS AND STORIES
ON INEXPENSIVE MOBILE PHON...
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Reading in the mobile era - infographic

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Reading in the mobile era - infographic

  1. 1. READING INTHE MOBILE ERA LARGE NUMBERS OF PEOPLE IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES READ BOOKS AND STORIES ON INEXPENSIVE MOBILE PHONES BOOKSARESCARCE THREETIMESMOREMENREADONMOBILE DEVICESINDEVELOPINGCOUNTRIES BUT WOMEN READ SIX TIMES MORE PER MONTH THAN MEN ONETHIRD OF MOBILE READERS USETHEIR PHONESTO READ STORIESTO CHILDREN MINUTES PER MONTH33 MINUTES PER MONTH207 WHATSHOULDBEDONE? MOBILEREADINGISAFFORDABLE READING ON AMOBILEDEVICE READINGTRADITIONALBOOKS $15 DOWNLOADTHECOMPLETESTUDY: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/themes/icts/m4ed/mobile-reading/reading-in-the-mobile-era/ PEOPLE READ MORE CUMULATIVELY WHEN THEY BEGIN READING ON A MOBILE PHONE BEGINNING READERS ARE ACCESSING LEVEL-APPROPRIATE TEXT 2¢ $30 WHATWEKNOWABOUTMOBILEREADING 4.5BILLION HAVEACCESS TO A TOILET SCHOOLSINPOORCOUNTRIES RARELYPROVISIONTEXTBOOKS MOSTPEOPLEINSUB-SAHARAN AFRICADONOTOWNASINGLEBOOK NIGERIA LIBRARY PER POPULATION RATIO UNITED KINGDOM BILLION PEOPLE ONEARTH 7 CELLULAR NETWORKS REACH OVER 95%OFTHEWORLD’S POPULATION BUTMOBILEPHONESAREEVERYWHERE WWW.UNESCO.ORG/EDUCATION 66BILLION HAVE ACCESSTO A MOBILE PHONE FACILITATE WOMEN’S ACCESSTO MOBILE TECHNOLOGY HELP MOBILE READERS FIND STORIES TO READ TO CHILDREN DIVERSIFY CONTENT EXPAND MOBILE BROADBAND CONNECTIVITY TRAIN PEOPLE TO ACCESS BOOKS ON MOBILE PHONES INCREASE LANGUAGE OFFERINGS BOOKS LIBROS LIVRES КНИГИ PROMOTE OPENACCESS COPYRIGHTS 1 : 1,350,000 1 : 15,000

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