illiteracy


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Synonyms for illiteracy

lack of education

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Synonyms for illiteracy

the condition of being ignorant; lack of knowledge or learning

Synonyms for illiteracy

ignorance resulting from not reading

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an inability to read

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We all are very well aware that illiteracy is the only root cause of all issues, hindering socio-economic development of people, she said, adding it was a serious fact that illiteracy in the country was still going on a rapid scale.
The General Coordinator said in press statements that the Organ has eradicated illiteracy of 620 thousand illiterates in all states of Sudan in the year 2017 and it plans to get Sudan out of illiteracy by the year 2020.
Militant groups are taking advantage of the illiteracy in local communities and duping people into supporting their cause,' Galvez said.
It is very easy for government in order to eliminate illiteracy government must pass an ordinance that no one would be allowed to make Computer National Identity Card [CNIC] without submitting at least matriculation certificate at NADRA office.
The UAE announced yet another initiative to eradicate illiteracy from the Arab region by 2030, on the sidelines of the two-day Knowledge Summit, which began on Tuesday.
Marking the International Literacy Day which coincides on September 8, PCBS president Ula Awad said that illiteracy rate in Palestine dropped from 13.
Kadis said that Poed also wants reassurances that the ministry will expand the pilot programmes it introduced this year on illiteracy and delinquency in schools, but that this cannot happen before their impact is properly assessed.
Saeed Shamsi said that unfortunately, because of ignorance and illiteracy in Pakistan, polio could not be eradicated from the country.
Unemployment, food shortage, illiteracy and crimes will prevail in an overpopulated country.
This initiative that will be supported by the Government of Rajasthan and the Non-Government Organizations representing their constituents, will bring beneficial government services, maternal and infant health information, nutrition and child care benefits and education, farming and animal husbandry training, news and information, along with many other internet based services, to the farthest and most rural communities within Rajasthan, providing access to information for those residents who would not normally be able to take advantage of the internet due to the lack of access to computers, smart devices or illiteracy.
Speed Literacy program is a uniquely designed literacy curriculum with an explicit aim to tackle massive illiteracy in Pakistan by teaching the illiterate children how to read and write Urdu and English and to educate to primary levels in a period of one year.
Majid bin Ali Al-Nuaimi has affirmed that the ministry made remarkable efforts to eradicate illiteracy in the Kingdom of Bahrain and disseminate education among all groups, including the elderly and drop-outs from education due to various reasons.
Illiteracy is a worldwide crisis that as per the warning of the World Literacy Foundation will cost the global economy $1.
It is heartening to note that the illiteracy rate in the Kingdom has dropped to 3.