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Sep 08, 2017, 03:01 ET Project Literacy: Idris Elba Partners With A Formerly Illiterate Mom To Tackle Adult Illiteracy With 'Re-Written' Story

To mark International Literacy Day, the classic children's character 'Chicken Little' is going on a new adventure, with a twist - his story has...


Sep 08, 2016, 08:00 ET 26 Voices, 26 Causes, One Goal: Global Stars Unite To Combat Illiteracy On International Literacy Day

 To celebrate the 50th anniversary of International Literacy Day, 26 of the world's most high profile personalities from film, music, politics...


Feb 23, 2016, 13:22 ET Lily Cole Urges U.S. and Other World Leaders to Take Action on Global Illiteracy Crisis

  - Actress, supermodel, activist and new mother Cole  draws attention to fact that one in four American children grow up unable...