The UNESCO/Jikji Memory of the World Prize
is a UNESCO
prize to further promote the objectives of the Memory of the World
Programme and to commemorate the inscription of the Jikji
, the oldest known book of movable metal print in the world.
The prize, established in 2004
, will be given every two years to individuals or institutions that have made significant contributions to the preservation and accessibility of documentary heritage. The prize includes an award of US$ 30,000.