International Year of Indigenous Languages

Newsletter # 12 (815) March 20, 2019
On March 27, 2019 the Ministry of Communications and Informatization of the Republic of Belarus will issue the stamp International Year of Indigenous Languages.
Artist: Anna Romanovskaya. Design: Yauheniya Biadonik. Print process: offset. Colour: multicoloured. Paper: chalk-surfaced, gummed. Perforations: comb 131/2: 13. Stamp size: 37x26 mm. Sheet composition: 6 (2x3) stamps. Sheet size: 94x100 mm. Print quantity: 36.000 stamps.

Printer: Republican Unitary Enterprise Bobruisk Integrated Printing House named after A. T.  Nepogodin.
Face value M is equal to the air-mail tariff of a postcard abroad.
No. 1297
International Year of Indigenous Languages
Element of protection

The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages.
This event provides an opportunity to raise global public awareness of the disappearance of indigenous languages and the need to preserve, revitalize and promote their use.
The stamp bears the official logo of the International Year of Indigenous Languages in English.
Colour of the postmark — black.

Special postmark and FDC designed by Ya.Biadonik.
A special cancellation on FDC will be carried out at the post office No.1 of Minsk (shop Philately, 16 Moskovskaya street) on the stamp issuing day.

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