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International Literacy Day 2023
September 8, 2023

International Literacy Day 2023

International Literacy Day is celebrated on September 8 each year to raise awareness about the importance of literacy and promoting literacy as a fundamental human right.  It was established by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 1966.  The goal is to highlight the significance of literacy in empowering individuals and communities, as well as to encourage efforts to improve literacy rates worldwide.  Various events and activities are organized globally to commemorate International Literacy Day and promote literacy education.  Learn more about this day and visit the official website at: https://en.unesco.org/commemorations/literacyday