News from February 2009

1 Feb 2009
According to the last international survey, 50% of Irish people have less than the minimum level of literacy skills needed to function effectively in a modern society. About 25% of those surveyed performed at the lowest level, which indicates that up to 25% of the Irish adult population could have...
1 Feb 2009
Research released today revealed that 89% of respondents would prefer if banks used less financial jargon and more plain English in their communications. The research, commissioned by the National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) in partnership with the EBS Building Society, also found that over a...