Half of the 6,700 languages spoken today are in danger of disappearing before the century ends, a process that can be slowed only if urgent action is taken by governments and speaker communities. These video-clips shed new light on these endangered languages.
Languages are humankind’s principle tools...
Inscriptions 2010 on the Intangible Heritage List
During its fourth session held in September/October 2009, the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage accepted the offer from Kenya to host its fifth session (Decision 4.COM 22). This fifth session took place in Nairobi, capital of the Republic of Kenya, from 15 to 19 November 2010 at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre
Fifth Session of the Intergovernmental Committee (5.COM) – Nairobi, Kenya, 15 to 19 November 2010
Notre histoire: une visite dans le passé proche
Cette collection d'une vingtaine de documentaires raconte les principales activités de l'UNESCO depuis sa création et jusqu'au début des années 1990. Les films abordent des sujets tels que la sauvegarde du patrimoine culturel, l'égalité homme-femme ou les sciences
Partnerships for a Better Future
A selection of video-clips that shows the impact of the actions of UNESCO and its partners around the world in the areas of cultural heritage, disaster relief, protection of copyright, the environment and the protection of biosphere reserves, as well as digital and social integration, among other subjects.