Today is World Literacy Day. A day to draw more attention to adults who can’t read and write well. Low literacy is what you call it. In the video above you see three questions and answers about this.
Not being able to read or write is very difficult. For example, people cannot read letters with important information. By drawing more attention to this, the organisation of the day hopes that people can talk more about it and get extra lessons.
Last year in the Youth News you saw Ryan. His mother is low literate and he talks about it in this video: