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Tackling childhood illiteracy: A call to action for the media industry

Tuesday, 10 September 2019   (0 Comments)
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With September being National Literacy Month and International Literacy Day having taken place this past weekend (8 September), this important topic is in the spotlight.

Media has a vested interest in promoting literacy; after all the more people that can read, the more they can consume media content (no matter the platform).

But Josephine Buys, CEO of the Publisher Research Council, believes there should be much more of a focus on literacy for many more reasons. It is a passion of hers, and a cause she wants to work on – hopefully with the co-operation of and assistance from the rest of the media industry.

Read the full article from The Media Online here.

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