Magazine article UNESCO Courier

Forty Years of Cultural Action

Magazine article UNESCO Courier

Forty Years of Cultural Action

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Forty years of cultural action The Unesco Courier, which was first produced in 3 languages, is now published in 34 languages worldwide, in addition to Braille editions in 4 languages. In the early days, its circulation was a few thousand; today hundreds of thousands of copies are printed and the magazine is read by over 3 million people of all ages and on all continents. In its forty years of existence the Unesco Courier has won for itself a unique position on the international cultural and publishing scene. In the words of its Editor-in-Chief, Edouard Glissant, "the editions of the Courier produced in 34 languages not only represent an outstanding publishing achievement, they constitute above all an irreplaceable instrument for mutual enrichment and international understanding, without being either bland or partisan".

To mark these "40 years of cultural action", the Courier's Paris staff organized an exhibition about the magazine which was held at the Georges Pompidou Centre, Paris, from 9 September to 5 October 1987. …

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