Protecting digital memory : Unesco strategies and platforms

Aims: This paper examines the different tools created by UNESCO to promote, disseminate and preserve the organization's digital documentary collection. It provides a description of the repositories currently available so as to give users an idea of the valuable body of materials that the organization places at their disposal.

Methodology: A compilation of the various platforms produced by the organization over the course of its history.

Results: This presentation of the various projects, programmes and platforms created by UNESCO highlights the large number of sources of information that the organization makes available to the international community. It also underlines the complexity of accessing these resources due to the wide range of options. One of the objectives of UNESCO is to protect 'Digital Public Goods' as a key element for the implementation of its 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals.