Articles Posted in the " Events " Category

  • International Mother Language Day 2014

    Local languages for Global Citizenship: Spotlight on Science UNESCO‚Äôs position towards multilingual education is strengthened as part of its efforts to promote global citizenship education. According to UNESCO, “Education for Global Citizenship aims to enable learners to play an active...


  • International Mother Tongue Day

    21 February 2013 International Mother Language Day is an ideal opportunity to highlight the importance of languages to group and individual identity, as the foundation for all social, economic and cultural life.


  • Language & the Millennium Development Goals Conference

    Provide a forum for government officials, indigenous civil society and the development community to come together around formulating strategies and approaches that will be more effective in addressing the unique challenges and needs of ethnolinguistic communities in achieving millennium development...