International Mother Language Day Print Page
A monument commemorates International Mother Language Day.
International Mother Language Day is an observance held annually on 21 February worldwide to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. It was first announced by UNESCO on 17 November 1999. Its observance was also formally recognized by the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution establishing 2008 as the International Year of Languages.
|Address:||Ormond Street, Ashfield Park, Ashfield, 2131|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.886111|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 19th February, 2006|
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au