The logo can be adapted for all of the world's languages. UNESCO initially released versions in 6 UN official languages and Portuguese. User submissions for other languages are discussed and agreed at OER community in WSIS KC platform and uploaded to Wikicommons page for OER logo versions.
This Global OER logo was created for the 2012 World Open Educational Resources Congress, at UNESCO HQ in Paris.
The logo was designed to create a common global visual idea, representing "subtle and explicit representations of the subjects and goals of OER". Its full explanation and reccommendation of use is available at the Manual of visual identity below: