International Literacy Day 2022

Since 1967, International Literacy Day (ILD) celebrations have taken place annually around the world to remind the public of the importance of literacy as a matter of dignity and human rights, and to advance the literacy agenda towards a more literate and sustainable society. Despite progress made, literacy challenges persist Read more…

Edinburgh’s Figures of Speech brings Scottish literary heritage into the spotlight

When: Fri, 05/20/2022 to Wed, 11/30/2022 In celebration of Scotland’s Year of Stories, Edinburgh (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland), the first UNESCO Creative City of Literature designated in 2004, launches Figures of Speech, a series of cross-sectoral cultural events spanning from 20 May to 30 November 2022. A testament to Scottish literary heritage, Read more…