AUI Recognizes Authors of Arabic Childrens’ Stories
Ifrane, December 5, 2019 – Al Akhawayn University School of Humanities and Social Sciences organized a contest for writing stories of children in Arabic and presented contestants with awards on December 4th.
This initiative, which is part of a series of social responsibility actions launched by the University, contributes to awakening the spirit of a new generation of readers and connecting children to the world of books and knowledge.
107 stories, including 76 from AUI students, were submitted to the competition – organized in support of the reforms launched for the promotion of reading and learning in Arabic. The winners of this year’s competition are Fatima-Zahra Laabou, Ikram Nait Ajjou, Fatima-Ezzahra Boughazroun, Chaimae Bouibes, and Sabrina Sannaki.
The event was also an opportunity to recognize the work of Dr. Rachida Roky, General Secretary of the Reading Network in Morocco, for the development of a reading culture in our country.
The second edition of this competition will take place in early 2020.