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French Language Day : 20 March

On March 20, the UN celebrates French Language Day.
Language Days at the United Nations were introduced in 2010 to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity.

The UN celebrates six “Language Days” every year, dedicated to the six official languages ??of the United Nations, which are Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.

These days are an opportunity to make the international community aware of the history, culture and use of each of these languages.

The date of French Language Day was chosen symbolically with reference to March 20, 1970, which marked the creation of the Agency for Cultural and Technical Cooperation (ACCT), which became the International Organization of La Francophonie (OIF) .

Multilingualism, more fundamental than ever
To emerge from the crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and build back better, it will be necessary to continue to adopt an approach mobilizing all components of societies, all public authorities and the whole world in a spirit of compassion and solidarity. . An essential factor in harmonious communication between peoples, multilingualism is more than ever of particular importance for the United Nations because it promotes tolerance and ensures the effective participation of all in the Organization's work process.

At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, when physical presence was drastically reduced at United Nations Headquarters and other conference centers around the world, the language, translation and interpretation services of the Department of the General Assembly and conference management quickly adapted their working methods and never ceased to assume their essential role as guarantors of multilingualism. French language learning and courses at the UN have continued, remotely. All content produced and distributed in French by the teams of the Global Communication Departmentbased in the four corners of the world have been maintained, doubling in efficiency and precision in the face of an overabundance of information, sometimes false or misleading.

The COVID-19 pandemic has also caused the most severe disruption in history to global education systems, keeping more than 1.6 billion learners in more than 190 countries out of school at the height of the crisis. crisis, according to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The immediate effects of the pandemic have also been disastrous on the lives of young people (18-29) in terms of employment, education, mental well-being, rights and social activism, according to the International Organization of Labor (ILO).

According to the Observatory of the French language , there are 132 million learners of and in French in the world. Among 300 million French speakers on the five continents, the vast majority in many countries are under 30 years old.

"The Francophonie of the future"
March 20 is recognized by the International Organization of La Francophonie (OIF) as the International Day of La Francophonie. The United Nations cooperates regularly with the OIF and its Member States in the spirit of the provisions of the resolutions on cooperation with the OIF adopted periodically by the General Assembly. In 2022, the OIF wishes to register the celebrations of the International Day of La Francophonie under the theme "La Francophonie of the future" .

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