Picasa Photo album of SABC Media Libraries exhibition for UNESCO World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2012.
UNESCO World Day for Audiovisual Heritage is an annual event on the 27th of October.
This year IASA (International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives) coordinated the event worldwide with the theme:
"Audiovisual heritage memory? the clock is ticking"
The link is here with all the participating countries and organisations listed:
World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
This year the day fell on a Saturday, and the exhibition was set up on the 29th of October 2012 at the SABC.
The exhibition will be open in the foyer of the SABC for the rest of the week.
|The official poster for SABC participation in|
UNESCO World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
The SABC News Archives also participated in creating awareness about their audiovisual heritage of SABC news on AV formats that are threatened with obsolescence.
A Picasa photo album of their exhibit is uploaded here: Unesco World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2012 - SABC Television News Archives exhibit at SABC
World Day for Audiovisual Heritage on 27 October 2012
Blog post by Karen du Toit, Afrikaans Archivist in the SABC Radio Archives.