Slovenia Marks Literacy Day

Ljubljana, 8 September - Culture Minister Majda Sirca and Education Minister Igor Luksic stressed on Tuesday the importance of reading, especially for the young, as the world marks International Literacy Day. While Sirca presented a project promoting reading among primary school pupils, Luksic stressed that being able to read and write was the ticket to culture and life.

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Culture Minister Majda Sirca (left) and Education Minister Igor Luksic (right) talking to the press on International Literacy Day.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

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Education Minister Igor Luksic (left) shaking hands with head of the Book Agency Slavko Pregl (right) as he arrives at the Ljubljana town library on International Literacy Day.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

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Culture Minister Majda Sirca (second from left) and Education Minister Igor Luksic (centre) talking to the press on International Literacy Day.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Culture Minister Majda Sirca (second from right) and Education Minister Igor Luksic (left) arriving at the Ljubljana town library on International Literacy Day.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Culture Minister Majda Sirca (second from left) and Education Minister Igor Luksic (centre) talking to the press on International Literacy Day.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

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