2019: International Year of Indigenous Languages

Wednesday, November 20, 3-4:45 p.m., S-326

*Hosted by: Global Society

2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages! While indigenous peoples make up less than 6% of the global population, they speak more than 4,000 of the world’s languages. Join us during SF International Education Week to learn about the world’s 6,700+ languages and the work Dr. James Essegbey, Ph.D. has done in Ghana to ensure their documentation and survival; and the ethics surrounding such.