Academia 4 months ago
Languages that divide; languages that connect, unite
Feb. 21, is celebrated as International Mother Language Day (IMLD). It was first announced by UNESCO...
Life 6 months ago
Does an Indonesian who doesn't speak the language belong in the country?
I have become a pariah in my own country because of my primary language.
Academia 8 months ago
Youth Pledge: One language, but don't stigmatize multilinguals
Some worry that more English speaking Indonesians signal “declining nationalism”.
Life 9 months ago
Why using English doesn't make me any less Indonesian
Some may say; it's such a shame that as a writer, I couldn't even write in my own mother ton...
Life 10 months ago
646 regional languages identified so far: Ministry
The Education and Culture Ministry is said to have identified 646 regional langu...
Academia 10 months ago
Support students' mother tongue, a valuable resource
A strong mother tongue supports the learning of an additional language.
Travel 11 months ago
Changi now offers Indonesian-speaking personal shopping concierge
Indonesians traveling through Singapore's Changi Airport now have access to personal shopping as...
Life 11 months ago
Russian group arrives for Indonesian immersion program
Twenty-eight Russian nationals have arrived in Jakarta on an Indonesian language and culture im...