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International Literacy Day 2006

International Literacy Day is celebrated each year on 8 September. Literacy is essential for sustainable human development in today’s society. Yet 781 million adults—two-thirds women—cannot read.
UNESCO's Literacy Day website
News, messages, promotional material from around the world
Publication Date 08-09-2006 2:00 pm
Source UNESCO Education
Publication Date 08-09-2006 2:00 pm
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