Literacy is at the heart of basic education for all, and essential for eradicating poverty, reducing child mortality, curbing population growth, achieving gender equality and ensuring sustainable development, peace and democracy.
That’s why Sunday is International Literacy Day!
More information from Unesco here: http://bit.ly/QaiBGAm

Literacy is at the heart of basic education for all, and essential for eradicating poverty, reducing child mortality, curbing population growth, achieving gender equality and ensuring sustainable development, peace and democracy.

That’s why Sunday is International Literacy Day!

More information from Unesco here: http://bit.ly/QaiBGAm

In this UNFPA video celebrity musicians have come together to help combat maternal mortality and improve maternal health among women in Cameroon.

Alain Sibenaler, UNFPA Cameroon Representative, explains: “It appears that music and dance are powerful communication tools that can reach the broadest and most varied audience in our country, since they are part of Cameroonian culture.”

 See full story and video here: http://bit.ly/t2q0GU