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The Department of Linguistics and Languages is marking the International Mother Tongue Day, 2016. The day, set aside by the United Nations in recognition of the importance of mother tongues, is marked every year on February 21. However, because this year February 21 fell on a Sunday, the Department will mark the day on February 23-25, 2016. 

The three day event will include speeches, entertainment and presentations of academic papers on issues relating to mother tongues. 



Location
University of Nairobi – Main Campus, Education Building (2nd Floor - ED 213)
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M.A Outreach Programme, December Teaching and Exam Time Tables



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University of Nairobi – Main Campus, Education Building (2nd Floor - ED 213)
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The Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm Prize, financed by the German Federal Office, is
the highest recognition in International German Studies and was founded in
1995. In 2011, the Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm Förderpreis was introduced for
upcoming outstanding young researchers who have visibly contributed
greatly towards the promotion of German abroad through research, teaching
and publication in the fields of language, literature and culture. The
award winner is secretly picked from a list of nominees from all over the


Location
University of Nairobi – Main Campus, Education Building (2nd Floor - ED 213)
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The African Languages Conference - 2014 comes at a time when debate on the underepresentation of African Languages is raging accross the continent. Dr. Maloba Wekesa was invited to be among the Key note speakers in the conference organized by the Amabhubesi Group in conjunction with the University of Pretoria.



Location
Johannesburg, South Africa (26th - 30th May 2014)
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