International Literacy Day 2020

This year's International Literacy Day (ILD) is about Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond with a focus on the role of educators and changing pedagogies. The recent Covid-19 crisis has been a stark reminder of the existing gap between policy discourse and reality: a gap that already existed in the pre-Covid-19 era and is negatively affecting the learning of youth and adults who have no or low literacy skills and therefore tend to face multiple disadvantages. During ...
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PILCD wins the 2019 Okayama ESD Award

PILCD’s project entitled Strengthening Capacities of Communities for Inclusive Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction was one of the two winners of the 2019 Okayama ESD Global Prize Award. The Okayama ESD award was launched in 2015 by the city of Okayama in Japan, with the aim to showcase good practices worldwide and to further advance Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). Awards are given to outstanding projects contributing to the promotion of ESD in local communities.  A...
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