Celebrate International Mother Language Day

International Mother Language Day was proclaimed by the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in November 1999. It has been observed every year since February 2000 to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. Read more on the website of the UNESCO.


  • Stanford Language Center hosted an event to celebrate International Mother Language Day in February 2018. Here is a write-up from the Stanford Daily. https://www.stanforddaily.com/2018/02/23/center-hosts-events-celebrating-language-diversity/
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