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 CULTURE

International Mother Language Day: 21 February 2010

The International Mother Language Day, proclaimed by the General Conference of UNESCO in November 1999, has been observed yearly since February 2000 to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.

The eleventh International Mother Language Day, on 21 February 2010, will be celebrated in the framework of the International Year for the Rapprochement of Cultures.

On the occasion of the Day, an International Symposium on Tanslation and Cultural Mediation is organized on 22 and 23 February 2010.

Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, International Mother Language Day (in pdf)  



Title International Mother Language Day: 21 February 2010
Short Description The International Mother Language Day, proclaimed by the General Conference of UNESCO in November 1999, has been observed yearly since February 2000 to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.

The eleventh International Mother Language Day, on 21 February 2010, will be celebrated in the framework of the International Year for the Rapprochement of Cultures.

On the occasion of the Day, an International Symposium on Tanslation and Cultural Mediation is organized on 22 and 23 February 2010.

Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, International Mother Language Day (in pdf)  

Source UNESCO
Publication start date 2010-01-05 10:00 am
Publication expiry date 2010-01-05 10:00 am
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Event Location UNESCO Headquarters, Paris
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Country France
Start date - Local time 2010-02-21 10:00 am
End date - Local time 2010-02-23 6:00 pm
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Document 1 PROGRAMME-CV-IMLD-UPDATE.pdf
Document 3 content_outline_IMLD2010.pdf
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URL for Link 2 http://www.unesco.org/culture/language-day/UNESCO_A1_EN.pdf
Text for Link 2 Download the poster (PDF)
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URL for Link 3 http://www.unesco.org/culture/language-day/UNESCO_A1_EN.psd
Text for Link 3 Download the poster (adaptable version in PSD format)
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