Do you use media for further the rights of individuals? How well-equipped the communities you work with are with resources that they need to function independently to take the correct information to each member? As UNESCO and its partners get
2019 was identified by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as the International Year of Indigenous Languages (IYIL)—this campaign is aimed at building resources, collaborations and carrying out initiatives to grow indigenous languages.
Today is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, a day that the United Nations started in December 1994 to strengthen the rights of indigenous groups around the world. Through our work with many indigenous language speakers, we
6,500 languages are spoken around the world. However, only a few have received the official status or have digital resources that help the native speakers to express themselves in their own languages using digital mediums. UNESCO estimated that almost half