The University of Cape Town (UCT) was lauded for its commitment to multilingualism, including teaching/learning of African languages, at a recent Universities South Africa (USAf)-supported Language Resources Audit.
International, African, and local universities converged at the Academy for Multilingualism at the University of the Free State to converse and discuss Language, Multilingualism, and Decolonization Practices in Higher Education.
21 February is International Mother Language Day. This day is celebrated and commemorated annually around the world for the promotion, preservation and revitalisation of the languages of all people around the world.
The recently appointed Director of the Multilingualism Education Project (MEP) in CHED, Prof Lolie Makhubu-Badenhorst, is the newly elected Chairperson of the Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB).
The Multilingualism Education Project based in the Centre for Higher Education, handed 43 certificated to a group of excited isiXhosa and Afrikaans Communication Skills courses learners. These students completed the courses in the second semester and w
“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart.” – Nelson Mandela.
That was the message Professor Mbulungeni Madiba,