Malala Yousafzai is a Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban for attending classes, in a stand to ensure education for all. July 12 is her birthday.
World Refugee Day commemorates the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees.
Global Day of Parents celebrates parents around the world for their selfless commitment to children and their lifelong sacrifice towards nurturing this relationship.
National Teacher Day celebrates the contributions of teachers in the United States and around the world.
Children’s Book Week celebrates children’s books and reading.
World Book and Copyright Day highlights the power of books to promote our vision of knowledge societies that are inclusive, pluralistic, equitable, open and participatory for all citizens.
Global Action Week for Education is one of the major focal points for the education movement.
World Creativity and Innovation Day encourages creative multidisciplinary thinking to help us achieve a sustainable future.
National Bookmobile Day celebrates our bookmobiles and the dedicated library professionals who provide this valuable and essential service to communities every day.
CIES 2019 will center around the theme, “Education for Stability,” examining questions about what kind of development is promulgated through literacy, skills training, and formal schooling.