UNESCO reports that literacy is also a driver for improved health and nutrition, poverty reduction, and greater life opportunities for communities.
Literature is no longer related to just a physical book. Using the internet and technology to gain literacy skills is a viable form of education at any age.
Getting a job is hard enough. What if you couldn’t read or write? While this may seem unthinkable for many of us, illiteracy and low levels of education are contributing to alarming rates of global unemployment.
Imagine you had no education and could not read or write. How difficult would your life be? This is the frightening reality for over 750 million adults in the world.
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