Georgian president calls on UNESCO to establish Caucasian languages day, including Abkhaz

Salome Zurabishvili travelled to France to attend the Paris Peace Forum and the UNESCO's 75th anniversary. Photo: Shot from UNESCO video, 14 Nov 2021 - 21:09, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili, who recently attended an event celebrating the 75th anniversary of UNESCO, has called on the organisation to establish an international Day of Caucasian Languages, which also would include Abkhaz.

We should save these languages as well as ban the hate speech”, she addressed the international audience.

President Zurabishvili has addressed the international community in French: