International Literacy Day takes place on September 8 every year to raise awareness and concern for literacy problems that exist within our own local communities as well as globally.

Literacy is not just about educating, it is a unique and powerful tool to eradicate poverty and a strong means for social and human progress.”

International Literacy Day (ILD) 2021 is celebrated under the theme “Literacy for a human-centred recovery: Narrowing the digital divide”. The COVID-19 crisis has disrupted the learning of children, young people and adults at an unprecedented scale.

To enlightens the need to spread literacy and make children aware of literacy’s importance, Children’s Film Society, India conducted an online show of Sunil Advani directed children’s film “Ek Ajooba”, an inspiring film that tells kids that a lot of hard work and a little confidence, is the real miracle in life.