Football and languages

May 10th, 2008

Two useful resources to explore this area:

“I speak football”

“Soccer Lingua”

Languages for Europe conference in Berlin

January 18th, 2008

Organised by the British Council.
“Language learning in a multilingual Europe”
Berlin, 1-2 February 2008

Find out more here.

Digitalfilmwettbewerb Fremde Freunde

November 29th, 2007

A film competition by the Goethe Institute in France (in German).

Link.

What is the European Day of Languages?

November 19th, 2007

A short interview with Pedro Chaves from the European Commission, Multilingualism Unit.

What is language project?

November 19th, 2007

A short interview with Anca Colibaba from EuroEd, Iasi, Romania.

Fasten seatbelts to the world

October 30th, 2007

Watch the television report about our partner project “Fasten your seatbelts”. The project wants to raise awareness for the languages and cultures in Europe through short animations which are mainly shown in airports and in planes. The project is coordinated by 43 Films from Brussels.

The website.

Enrollment for new language media course started

October 12th, 2007

First applications for the teacher traning course for colleagues from Europe in October 2008 in Berlin have arrived. Contact your National Agency to find out about the deadlines for application.

Course page.

How is Culture linked with Languages?

September 11th, 2007

A short interview with Vladimir Šucha, director EU Commission DG Education and Culture also referring to the “European Year of Intercultural Dialogue 2008″.