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2014 UNESCO International Literacy Prizes

UNESCO is committed to supporting effective literacy policies and programmes. To that effect, the Organization honours excellence and innovation in the field of literacy throughout the world.

Every year, on the occasion of International Literacy Day (8 September), UNESCO awards the International Literacy Prizes to institutions, organizations and individuals whose efforts contribute to the promotion of dynamic literate societies.

Fourof the programmes receiving a UNESCO International Literacy Prize in 2014 are already covered in the Effective Literacy Practices Database. The successful programmes contained in LitBase are:


New Programmes in the Effective Literacy and Numeracy Practices Database

The Effective Literacy Practices website is compiled on an ongoing basis. This section contains the programmes added most recently.