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UNESCO and Language Policy and Planning

  1. Clinton Robinson,
  2. Gabrielle Hogan-Brun

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1234

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Robinson, C. and Hogan-Brun, G. 2012. UNESCO and Language Policy and Planning. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is the specialized agency of the UN system that carries the flag globally for the human and intangible aspects of society and development.

Keywords:

  • endangered languages;
  • language planning;
  • language policy;
  • language revitalization;
  • literacy