Every year, Reading Association of Uganda organises or is heavily involved in literacy driven conference.
During these events, literacy professionals from all over the world are invited to participate and speak on the subject.
During the 10th Pan African Literacy for All Conference (PALFA) conference in Nigeria in 2017, Uganda was hailed for the good practices and milestones registered in promoting literacy, and was therefore nominated by the International Literacy Association – Africa Chapter, to host the conference for the second time.
The Reading Association of Uganda (RAU) in collaboration with the National Book Trust of Uganda (NABOTU) is organizing the 4th National Conference on Literacy under the theme; Literacy for Sustainable National Development, to be held on 20th -21st July 2016 at Silver Springs Hotel, Bugolobi, Kampala.
The national reading conference 2015 took place between March 25-26, 2015 at Silver Springs Hotel in Bugolobi. The theme of the conference was “Innovative Policies and Practices: Positioning Learning as a core outcome of Education for All”.
The National Reading Conference 2014 took place between March 12-13, 2014 at Silver Springs Hotel in Bugolobi. The theme of the conference was “Paving the way for Literacy through Quality Learning in Uganda”.