International mother language day 2018: on this day we bring to you 21 modern words that have become an integral part of the youth lexicon they might be serious or plain colloquial but you need to know their meanings in order to understand what they are talking about it you need to be woke. A beautiful video presentation of sylva kaputikyan's poem to celebrate the armenian language made possible thanks to the armenian society of new zealand sund. Language movement day or language revolution day or bengali language movement day unesco decided to observe 21 february as international mother language day the unesco general conference took the decision that took effect on 17 november 1999. Free essay: our mother language day (21st february) unesco's declaration of 21st february as the international mother language day has brought fresh glory. International mother language day is an observance held annually on 21 february worldwide to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.
International mother language day, popularly known as 'shaheed dibas' is a red letter day in our history in 1952, on this day a number. Explore traian zdrali's board international mother language day on pinterest | see more ideas about international mother language day, fans and google images. International mother language day in the history of our country, people of the country have many days to remember 21st february is mentionable one the day is observed as the international mother language day it is a red letter day in our life it has its own background our language day. February 21 is international mother language day this day was first announced by unesco in 2000, and has since become an annual tradition the theme this year is inclusion in and through education: language counts no official national language although this is written in english, the. (february 2014) each year on 21 february, unesco invites people to recognize and celebrate local languages on international mother language day (imld) the theme for this year is local languages for global citizenship: spotlight on science the theme combines a continued focus on. Message from ms audrey azoulay,director-general of unesco, on the occasion of international mother language day, 21 february 2018.
The international mother language day 21 february is observed as the international mother language day the then government of west pakistan declared in 1948 that only urdu would be the state language of pakistan. The purpose of the day is to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. International mother language day 2019 is on thursday, february 21, 2019 date of international mother language day. Today, february 21, is international mother language day, first proclaimed in 1952 as language movement day by dhaka university students in bangladesh (formerly east pakistan) who were protesting suppression of their bengali language police and military forces opened fire, killing many young.
International mother language day 999 likes 16 talking about this a page about imld we aim to protect our mother languages and increase awareness. Poster february 21 is international mother language day declared by unesco in 1999 to celebrated linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. International mother language day in 1999, unesco created the international mother language day, on 21 st february and, of course, we could not let this date go by without celebrating it on our living dictionaries. 1999 21 , nbspnov 7, 2016 essay is a channel developed especially for online free essays, articles, speeches, debates, biographies, stories amp poems in hindi and english languages there are many videos in various categories and topics which may help the kids and students this channel is an. On 21 february 1952 students from the university of dhaka, jagannath university and dhaka medical college, demonstrating for the recognition of bangla as one of the two national languages of east pakistan, were shot dead by police near the dhaka h.
Sweek celebrates international mother language day read more about the project and check the stories written by our emerging writers. Today we celebrate international mother language day the theme for 2017 is mother tongue and multilingual education with a focus on celebrating and respecting cultural diversity and multilingualism.
Unesco celebrates international mother language day (imld) on february 21, 2017 under the theme towards sustainable futures through multilingual education to foster sustainable development, learners must have access to education in their mother tongue and in other languages. International mother language day: remembering dhirendranath dutta and others who died for bengali language on february 25, 1948, dhirendranath dutta had urged the constituent assembly of pakistan (cap) to recognise bengali as one of the official languages. Eventbrite - turkish cultural center presents international mother language day - wednesday, february 21, 2018 at turkish cultural center boston, boston, ma find event and ticket information.
Hilary smith discusses the importance of language, not just for learning but for development, to mark international mother language day on 21 february.