World Teacher’s Day to be observed on Sunday

ISLAMABAD: The World Teacher’s Day will be observed across the globe including Pakistan on Sunday with its theme “Invest in the Future, Invest Teachers”.

This year teachers day aim is to mobilize support for teachers and to ensure that the needs of future generations will continue to be met by teachers.

World Teachers’ Day was inaugurated on 5 October 1994 by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to commemorate the 1966 joint signing of the UNESCO/International Labour Organisation (ILO) recommendation concerning the status of teachers.

Different seminars ,conferenaces, and talk show will held countrywide to highlight the importance of teachers day.

Celebrated in over 100 countries, World Teachers’ Day acknowledges the efforts of teachers in an increasingly complex, multicultural and technological society.

It is a day on which students, parents and community members can demonstrate their appreciation for the contributions that teachers have made to their community.

Source: APP