United Nations Information Centres

Publications in local languages


UNICs contribute to enhancing multilingualism in the work of DPI by producing and translating information materials into local languages. UNICs produce various print materials including booklets, brochures, pamphlets and information kits and they also translate UN publications into local languages. UNICs have produced publications in 153 local languages.

Below you will find a list of some of the information materials produced by UNICs in local languages with links to electronic versions, where available.


General Information About the United Nations
Achehnese Afrikaans Aguaruna Akuapem Twi
Armenian Asante Twi Ashaninca Aymara
Azerbaijani Bahasa Indonesia Balinese Bemba
Bengali/Bangla Béti Bhojpuri Bugisnese
Cebuano Chin (Falam) Chin (Hakha) Chin (Tiddim)
Czech Dagaare Dagbani Dangbe
Danish Dhoulo Dioula Dutch
Dzongkha/Bhutanese Ekegusii Embera Ewe
Fante Faroese Finnish Fulfulde
Ga German Gonja Greek
Greenlandic Guarani Hausa Hiligaynon
Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Igbo
IsiNdebele IsiXhosa IsiZulu Italian
Japanese Javanese Kabye Kaonde
Karen (Pwo) Karen (Sgaw) Kasem Kashmiri
Kazakh Kikamba Kikuyu Kiluhya
Kirundi Kiswahili Kituba Kuna
Lingala Lozi Lunda/Chokwe-lunda Luvale
Madurese Magahi Malagasy Mandinka
Mapuzugun Mayan Minangkabau Mixteco
Moore Myanmar Nahuatl Ngabo
Norwegian Nyanja/Chinyanja Nzema Persian
Pidgin-English Polish Portuguese Pulaar
Qom Quechua Romanian Sanskrit
Seereer Sepedi Sesotho Setswana
Shan Shipibo-Conibo Shona Sindhi
Sinhala Siswati Slovak Slovenian
Soninke Swedish Tamil Thai
Toba Tojol-A'b'al Tonga Tswana
Turkish Tzeltal Tzotzil Ukranian
Urdu Uzbek Venda Vietnamese
Wolof Xitsonga Yoruba  

* Please note some of these translations were produced by third parties.