European Language Day 2013
European Language Day 2013 ©


Saturday 23 November 2013 -
09:00 to 17:00
56-58 Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hanoi

On 23 November, the 3rd European Language Day will be organised by Hanoi´s EUNIC (European Union National Institutes for Culture) cluster members British Council, Goethe-Institut, the Embassy of Poland, the Delegation Wallonie-Brussels and the Italian Embassy. EUNIC is aiming to introduce the diversity of the national languages in Europe, promote multilingualism and discuss patterns of Training of Teachers of a Foreign Language.

In the morning linguists, scientists and teachers shall meet. In the afternoon from 2 p.m. onwards the floor is open to the public and a language festival is going to happen. The Festival is targeting youngsters, students and parents interested in languages and culture. At the Festival of European Languages representatives of the participating institutions will present their respective languages and countries. 30-minute model lessons in English, French, German, Italian and Polish will be offered to everybody interested. Posters, books and brochures will not only excite curiosity for European languages but also for the different countries and cultures. Additionally short films from the participating countries shall be screened at Goethe-Institut´s exhibition hall.

Please have a look at the detailed programme below.