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Guinean PEN identified a lack of access to literature as a key freedom of expression issue in the country and developed a mobile library project to service communities without libraries or adequate resourcing of schools. Since its inception in 2008, 30 schools, including pupils, teachers and other staff, have been invited to use the mobile library; in addition, 120 members of parents associations and an estimated 2000 young people and 100 families in 10 Communautés Rurales de Développement (local governing structures) have used the mobile library. As well as providing access to resources Guinean PEN has also held literary meeting (usually with Centre members), discussions about freedom of expression issues and reading and writing workshops through the mobile library project. In 2013 Guinean PEN is planning to include an additional 10 schools in the Centre’s mobile library project.