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  • Newsletter  N°86
  • February 2011

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International Mother Language Day: 21 February 2011


The International Mother Language Day (IMLD) was proclaimed by the General Conference of UNESCO in 1999 to promote all the languages of the world. It represents an effective mobilization opportunity for linguistic diversity and multilingualism. This edition of the IMLD focuses on the theme: The information and communication technologies for the safeguarding and promotion of languages and linguistic diversity


From 05-02-2011    to   05-02-2011  (Paris - France) 

World Thinking Day (WTD 2011) - Empower and Change the World through World Heritage More

From 09-02-2011    to   11-02-2011  (Tarawa - Kiribati) 

Workshop on the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Kiribati More

From 09-02-2011    to   10-02-2011  (Paris - France) 

Meeting of the Working Group of the 2001 Convention on the protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage More

From 21-02-2011    to   21-02-2011  (Paris - France) 

International Mother Language Day: 21 February 2011 More

From 28-02-2011    to   03-03-2011  (Bogota - Colombia) 

Meeting of the International Scientific Committee of the UNESCO Slave Route Project More
General History of Africa Collection (in Portuguese)  More

UNESCO in action: Working together for Haiti (Pdf online)  More

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