EU ministers call for measures as to improve literacy

EU ministers call for measures as to improve literacy


On the occasion of the 3201st Education, Youth, Cultre and Sport meeting that takes place between 26 and 27 November in Brussels, ministers have called on the European Commission and member states to take additional measures in order to improve literacy levels for both children and adults in the EU.

Currently in the EU, around 1.1 million 15 year olds have inadequate literacy levels and according to Education and Training 2020 programme that was adopted in 2009, EU aims to drop their numb...


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