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Venezuela's Mapoyo Indigenous Language Declared Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO
11/25/2014 - 12.03 PM

The language of the Mapoyo, an indigenous people of Venezuela, became the first of the country’s indigenous languages to be included on the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity as part of the Urgent Safeguarding List, according to a Tuesday announcement by Luis Alberto Crespo, Venezuela’s Ambassador to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

For the third consecutive year, the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela was lauded by nations party to UNESCO’s Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage.  These countries are holding the Ninth Intergovernmental Committee Meeting in Paris, where they affirmed the
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