Khmer Krom of Vietnam

  • September 26, 2016     Friendly Borders Staff

Hanoi – Indochina has a rich and colorful history. One of the countries in this region is Vietnam. It is a ...
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Will History Repeat Itself?

  • September 13, 2016     Friendly Borders Staff

Damascus – Assyrians are Semitic peoples indigenous to Mesopotamia. Their ethnic origin is known to be linked to the ...
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Look Back in Time: A Yoruba History

  • August 28, 2016     Friendly Borders Staff

Abuja – In the south of the Sahara Desert lives one of the largest African ethnic groups, namely the Yoruba. They are ...
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An artifact, whether a Hopi urn, a Maori carving, or an Edo period woodblock print is a tangible representation of the culture which produced it. Languages, both living and intangible by nature, are even more fragile, and therefore more precious cultural artifacts. It is in the same custodial spirit that we seek to showcase and preserve individual languages and the very cultures from which they sprang, without regard with political considerations that often attend questions of ethnicity.

Friendly Borders strives to preserve ancient and modern cultures and languages around the world. Our small but dynamic and dedicated staff is particularly concerned about cultures that are being threatened by the inroads of modernization and could disappear  in the near future due to assimilation.

Founded in 2004, Friendly Borders has set a number of ambitious goals itself, with the aim of protecting world cultures and languages from extinction.

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