UNESCO calls for doubling investment in education to enable young people master basic literacy, numeracy skills

SourceBusiness Live ME
SectorEconomy
CountryUnited Arab Emirates

UNESCO calls for doubling investment in education to enable young people master basic literacy, numeracy skills (WAM) — The UN has invited all those involved in education to redouble their investments and mobilise all their resources to unleash the potential of each individual in the service of a shared world, stated Audrey Azoulay, UNESCO Director General, on the occasion of International Literacy Day. ”In celebrating International Literacy Day, we recall the fundamental right of everyone to develop the basic skills to read the world and write its future. However, despite UNESCO ‘s continued commitment, historic literacy campaigns, national investment and the immense progress made by the majority of countries, despite the tenacity of all those who work daily for literacy, too many children, adolescents and adults are still deprived of this right, said ...read more...