Question: International Literacy day is celebrated on-
(a) 4 September
(b) 14 September
(c) 8 September
(d) 12 September
- International Literacy Day is celebrated on 8 September every year in order to emphasize the significance of literacy to individuals, communities, and
- The day was established by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 1966.
- This year’s theme for the day is ‘Literacy and skills development’.
- Sustainable Development Goal 4 pertaining to Sustainable Development Goals 17 adopted by UN in 2015 advocates to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong opportunities for all.