UN Ambassador Masud Bin Momen interviewed on International Mother Language Day

United Nations
Published on Feb 21, 2019

It is estimated that every two weeks a language goes extinct. But why try to protect these languages? What is the real significance of International Mother Language Day, marked on 21 February? UN News’s Paulina Greer posed these questions to the Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN Ambassador Masud Bin Momen.