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UNESCO Kathmandu’s Celebration Of The International Literacy Day (ILD) And National Education Day (NED)
Abstract:
UNESCO Office in Kathmandu joined a Steering Committee formed by MOE under the leadership of the Minister Renu Kumari Yadav in order to celebrate the International Literacy Day and National Education Day on September 8, 2008. On the 7th, 8th and 9th of September various activities and functions took place throughout the country. At the central level, the day was marked on the 8th with a joined programme at the Nepal Academy, Kamaladi, Kathmandu, which started at 9pm and ended at 5pm. During the day awards were distributed to the best performing schools - both at the national and regional level. The Non Formal Education Center, Sanothimi, Bhaktapur joined the event by putting together an exhibition of books, running trainings, distributing learning and reference materials produced by both the Government and Non-Government Organizations. Some Community Learning Centers (CLCs) involved in the field of literacy also took part to it. The UNESCO Office in Kathmandu actively helped organizing the event and participated to the programme by displaying and distributing its relevant publications throughout the whole day.
Publisher: UNESCO Type / Script:
Press Release  in  English
Keywords:
INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY, FUNDAMENTAL EDUCATION, LITERACY PROGRAMMES, EDUCATIONAL POLICY, DOCUMENTATION CENTER, BBQ IN THE GARDEN, NATIONAL EDUCATION DAY, QUALITY EDUCATION, HIGHER EDUCATION, PRIMARY EDUCATION
Thematic Group:
UNESCO, (2008)
Thesaurus:
11.01.00 - Educational Policy And Planning
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