Previous laureats of the UNESCO/Jikji Memory of the World Prize

Previous laureats of the UNESCO/Jikji Memory of the World Prize.

2013 - Apoyo al Desarrollo de Archivos y Bibliotecas (ADABI)

The 2013 Prize was awarded to ADABI (Apoyo al Desarrollo de Archivos y Bibliotecas), a Mexican non-profit civil association that actively supports the development of archives and libraries of Mexico whose documentary collections are endangered.

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2011 - National Archives of Australia

The Director-General of UNESCO has designated National Archives of Australia (NAA) as the laureate of the 2011 UNESCO/Jikji Memory of the World Prize for its work, which includes publications, and innovative initiatives in the preservation of digital records.

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2009 - National Archives of Malaysia

The National Archives of Malaysia was selected by the Jury in recognition of its outreach, educational and training programmes in the area of preservation within the Asian region.

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2007 - Phonogrammarchiv, Austrian Academy of Sciences

The Phonogrammarchiv is an Austria's audiovisual research archive. Founded as the first sound archive of the world in 1899, it has expanded its activities to include, from 2001 onward, videographic research footage.

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2005 - National Library of the Czech Republic

The history of the library is connected with the foundation of the Charles University in 1348. The first written references concerning books are documented in relation to the oldest Charles College, having been given a royal gift of manuscripts in 1366.

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