Video News Releases
This selection contains UNESCO-produced videos taken from the videos available on our UNESCO TV Channel, specifically our Video News Releases (VNR).
International Literacy Day Lecture 2009, by Lalage J. Bown
Literacy and Empowerment is the theme for the 2009-2010 biennium of the United Nations Literacy Decade. Dr Lalage Bown, who spent more than 30 years working in Adult Education at Universities in Zambia and Nigeria, gave a Lecture on Literacy and Empowerment at UNESCO headquarters in Paris on 8 September 2009 on the occasion of International Literacy Day.