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UNESCO affirms commitment to linguistic diversity on International Mother Language Day

# The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation has reaffirmed its dedication to linguistic diversity on International Mother Language Day, commemorated annually today. The commemoration aims to foster awareness of heritage preservation through languages, promoting multilingual education and global solidarity grounded in understanding, tolerance, and dialogue. Member states are encouraged to observe the day in multiple languages, crucial for linguistic diversity and multilingualism in sustainable development. According to UNESCO, languages serve as powerful instruments for preserving and developing tangible and intangible heritage.