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Languages as a Bridge for peace

 Language festival, 26 Sep 2022 - 26 Sep 2022, Bergamo, Italy

The festival will take place at the University of Bergamo main building, Department of Foreign Languages, Literatures and Cultures in Bergamo, Italy. The following languages will be considered: Italian, English, French, German, Russian, Spanish, Arabic, Japanese, Chinese. A special stand will be devoted to minority languages in Italy and Europe. There will be a plenary session with a key speaker offering a lecture on the relevance languages have as a bridge for peace. Several activities for different languages in specific locations will take place during the day, within the same building. For every language and culture activities will include: poetry reading, language pills, songs lessons, cooking lessons, music sessions. Students from secondary school will be involved together with students at the university level.

Venue: Università degli Studi Di Bergamo (Show On Map)
Target groups:  Language teachers Students General public Young people (in general)

Organizer: Department for Foreign Languages, Literatures and Cultures Studies
Estimated number of participants/people involved: 500
Address: Via Salvecchio 3, 20149, Bergamo, Italy
Contact Name: Prof. Barbara Turchetta
Website: https://didattica-rubrica.unibg.it/ugov/person/17390

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20 ideas for this year's European Day of Languages

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20 ideas for this year's European Day of Languages

Struggling to find ideas for an event for this year’s European Day of Languages? It can be challenging to organise events that are fun, inclusive, have an educational element and motivate a large number of people. Below are a few ideas to get your creative thoughts flowing, most of which are based on the principle of “starting small to go big”! 20 ideas for activities that can be carried in celebration of this year's EDL.
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