Rabat - Despite various state programs aiming at eliminating illiteracy in Morocco by 2015, the slow rate of decline – just one percentage point per year – has pushed the government to revise its target date while pledging to “redouble” its efforts.

After Failing to End Illiteracy by 2015, Govt. Blames ‘Persistent Evil’
Amira El Masaiti is a Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat.