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European Day of Languages Photo Contest

On September the 26th, SOAS World Languages Institute in collaboration with the Endangered Languages Archive will be hosting a photography contest via social media for all SOAS students and alumni. Find out more about it here!

19th September 2017

SOAS’s Endangered Languages Archive collaborates with artist Lena Herzog

SOAS University of London’s World Languages Institute and the Endangered Languages Archive have collaborated with artist Lena Herzog in the creation of an immersive multimedia installation Last Whispers (Oratorio for Vanished Voices, Collapsing Universes and a Fallen Tree), which addresses the loss of world's linguistic and cultural diversity.

2nd September 2016

SOAS to host UNESCO event to discuss revision of language index

UNESCO in cooperation with SOAS World Languages Institute, supported by the London Middle East Institute in UK, is organising a two-day consultative expert meeting on the revision of UNESCO’s Language Vitality Index which will be used for the development of UNESCO’s World Atlas of Languages.

17th November 2015