International Literacy Day 2014

By September 9, 2014No Comments

Agenda Bookshop celebrated International Literacy Day on Saturday 6th September 2014. To mark the occasion, Agenda Bookshops offered 25% off all books on the day.

September 8 was proclaimed International Literacy Day by UNESCO on November 17, 1965. It was first celebrated in 1966. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities and societies. On International Literacy Day each year, UNESCO reminds the international community of the status of literacy and adult learning globally. Celebrations take place around the world.