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Month: June 2017

Mozambique’s Independence Day: Key Data on the Use of Portuguese for Your Next Development Project

June 25 marked the 43rd anniversary of Mozambique’s independence. Geography and political context: Mozambique sits on the southeast coast of Africa with a population of about 28 million. After three
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Jean-Paul Dailly on the Role of Language in Development

On May 11, 2017 JPDS’s Founder and Vice President Jean-Paul Dailly participated in the two-day symposium organized by the Study Group on Language and the United Nations. Speaking to an audience composed of scholars, UN staff, and development professionals, Mr. Dailly highlighted the role of language in fostering participation and governance with a focus on French-speaking Africa. “While a lot of progress has been made
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