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HAVE YOU HEARD: Nal’ibali was recently awarded the Best Contribution to Language Development prize at the annual Western Cape Cultural Affairs Awards for its work in the field of multilingualism and mother tongue literacy promotion. Read more here

International Mother Tongue Day | 21 February 2015

To show just how meaningless it can be to receive news and information in a language you don’t understand, South African celebrity role models including YouTube sensation, Suezelle DIY, actress and Freshlyground lead singer, Zolani Mahola, as well as soccer players Cecil Lolo and Ziyaad Eksteen from Ajax Cape Town Football Club all took a turn reading a story in a language they did not know. Whilst the results were hilarious, the celebs lent their voices to support Nal’ibali raise awareness of the importance of home languages for children’s literacy development. WATCH the video and read more about the PSA here…

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