International Mother Language Day


Celebration of Linguistic diversity and multilingual education around the following theme: "Local languages for Global Citizenship: Spotlight on Science".
The Day aims at increasing the recognition of and respect for all languages in all spheres of public life including education.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 21.02.2014 10:00 local time
End 21.02.2014 14:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Andriamiseza Ingarao, Noro
Organizer UNESCO All Programme Sectors
Contact Andriamiseza Noro
Country France
City Paris
Street 125, avenue de Suffren
Room Room VII, Room IV
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 70
Official Website International Mother Language Day 2014
Link 1 Languages in education
Link 2 Local and Indigenous Knowledge Systems
Link 3 Oral traditions and expressions including language as a vehicle of the intangible cultural heritage
Link 4 Poster