Did you know that three quarters of illiterate adults are found in only 10 countries, and that India alone is home to 40% of these people? Or that, today, two out of three illiterate people are female?
Literacy is the key to a better life.
It can bring success and prosperity to whole communities. It allows people to engage with their own societies and our collective global community. The UN considers it a human right.
On International Literacy Day, find out why achieving literacy for all is vital to building a better global society...