World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
© The British Library
Historic ethnographic field recordings on wax cylinders from 1898-1915 at The British Library.
The World Day for Audiovisual Heritage is a commemoration of the adoption, in 1980 by the 21st General Conference, of the Recommendation for the Safeguarding and Preservation of Moving Images. The World Day provides an occasion to raise general awareness of the need to take urgent measures and to acknowledge the importance of audiovisual documents. The theme for 2014 is : "Archives at Risk: much more to do".
|Type of Event||Special Event|
|Start||27.10.2014 08:00 local time|
|End||27.10.2014 17:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Panevska, Iskra|
|Contact||Iskra Panevska (email@example.com) and Maria Liouliou (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
|City||Worldwide / Mondial|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French|
|Estimated number of participants|
|Official Website||Official Website for the Day|
|Link 1||World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2014|