Emine Erdo?an: ini Literacy has a transformative effect on the society as much as the transformative power of personal lives

Emine Erdogan, in her speech at the toplum Literacy Mobilization var certificate ceremony in Gaziantep, said: m Literacy has a transformative effect on society as much as the transformative power of personal lives. People become literate, rather democratization and economic development become natural results.

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's wife Emine Erdogan, in the scope of their contacts in Gaziantep; Attended the "Reading and Writing Mobilization" certificate ceremony. Sehitkamil Wedding Hall in the ceremony Minister of Justice Abdulhamit Gul, Family, Labor and Social Services Minister Zehra Zumrut Selcuk, Gaziantep Governor Davut Gul, Gaziantep Mayor Fatma Sahin was also present. Emine Erdogan gave a speech at the ceremony.


Turkey under the general last year launched literacy campaigns, never learned to read and write for various reasons 2,5 million citizens for Emine Erdogan reminded that eight-week program prepared in a short time, said they started to reap the fruits of this effort.

According to TUIK's 2017 data, illiterate in Gaziantep 62 thousand 896 citizens, 49 thousand 592's of Emine Erdogan who said that benefit from this campaign, Gaziantep with this success, Turkey's literacy campaign, announced that the third.

Emine Erdogan congratulated those who had contributed, pointing to those who learn to read and write by attending courses, og But they deserve the main thanks. Their age, the obstacles to the course without ignoring the age of learning to prove that they do not. Each letter they learn, shines the rising light from our country. Therefore, I would like to express my gratitude to all trainees for being an example to everyone. O


Emine Erdogan stated that once during the mobilization, Hazrat Ali had understood how wise Ali was, belirten I would be a slave to him for 40 years:. Because education is a basic need as much as a meal. But literacy is not limited to reading and understanding what is written on paper. This is also a matter of personal dignity and self-confidence. Therefore, if only one person would come, we were committed to open a course for him to enjoy the happiness of flying with his own wings. We broke these dependency chains with an eight-week course. By Allah's leave, there will be no one in our borders who will live in such a short time. We will be a 100 percent literate society. Yuzde

Emine Erdogan, according to UNESCO's figures, the world is still illiterate and 750 of these two people, noting that the two-thirds of women, the majority of illiterate women is observed observed worldwide is an unpleasant situation observed.


Emine Erdogan stated that they consider the only condition of empowerment of women as empowerment of women. Sefer We will continue this campaign until each of our women is literate but first of all our women are literate Toplum.

Emphasizing that the lack of literacy means staying in the dark, increasing poverty and social problems, Emine Erdogan pointed out that especially illiterate adults constitute a much more fragile segment for the exploitation of their rights. Emine Erdogan continued as follows: Literacy has a transformative effect on society as much as the transformative power of personal lives. People become literate, rather democratization and economic development become natural results. Societies with high literacy can easily overcome social problems and crisis situations. Ok

Emine Erdogan urged people of all ages and people from all walks of life to gain basic computer and digital literacy skills. Since we have largely solved our basic literacy problems, our goal should now be to increase the quality of education. Temel

Emine Erdogan listened to the poems sang by the students who learned to read and write at the ceremony and then gave the certificates to the participants together with the ministers attending the ceremony.

Emine Erdogan, in the framework of activities in Gaziantep; He also visited the Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality Zero Waste Project booth, got information about the works and examined the model of biogas plant.

Source: Presidential Office of the Republic of Turkey