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Glasgow charity the Kate MacAskill Foundation is distributing early learning backpacks to schoolchildren in Kenya.

School's out: Kenyan children with their early learning backpacks
School's out: Kenyan children with their early learning backpacks

The packs contain books and soft toys, and are designed to help the children learn to read in English. So far, 120 children in the rural village of Kandara and hundreds more in Nairobi's largest slum, Kibera, have received packs.

The packs were donated for distribution by distance learning organisation International Correspondence Schools.

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