Language Diversity – English | Help! Languages in danger! UNESCO Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger

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According to estimates of UNESCO half of the 6000 languages that are being spoken today will disappear before the end of this century, if nothing is done to prevent that from occurring. If the unwritten and not documented languages will disappear, this means that not only will mankind loose its cultural richness, but it will also loose important knowledge of its ancestors, especially in the regional and minority languages and the languages of indigenous people.

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