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Three Kurdish Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike at Tabriz Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-24 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Three Kurdish political prisoners Ali Ahmad Suleiman, Yousef Kakamaemi and Aydin Ozchlik went on a one-day hunger strike at Tabriz Central Prison in protest to the Lack of Availability of Education in Mother Language f ...

Mother Language activities in several cities despite ban

ANF - 2019-02-21 20:04
Despite the ban of activities scheduled for Mother Language Day issued by Van Governorate a panel was held in Erciş. ...

International Mother Language Day Promotes Diversity

Waar Media - 2019-02-21 14:46
WAAR_DUHOK International Language Day is being observed worldwide Thursday to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. In 1999, UNESCO recognized Feb. 21 in a resolution as International Mother Language Day to honor the Bengali demo ...

KCK Education Committee marks International Mother Language Day

ANF - 2019-02-21 10:24
KCK pointed out that in Turkey, the Kurdish language, languages like Assyrian-Syriac, Laz, Homshetsi, Pomak, Abaza, Circassian, Turkmen, and many other languages are under threat of extinction as a result of assimilatory policies. ...

Democratic Regions Party celebrates Mother Language Day

ANF - 2019-02-20 17:08
“We celebrate the International Mother Language Day for the Kurds and all the peoples of the world, and call on everyone to play their part in putting an end to cultural genocidal policies and defending cultural and language rights.” ...

Marivan's organizations on International Mother Language Day

ANF - 2019-02-20 16:03
"Among 200 countries, Iran is one of the few in which reading and learning in mother language is prohibited." ...

Iranian Kurdistan: Open Letter to UNESCO Highlights Linguistic Discrimination Ahead of International Mother Language Day

UNPO - 2019-02-20 08:46

UNPO: Iranian Kurdistan: Open Letter to UNESCO Highlights Linguistic Discrimination Ahead of International Mother Language Day

UNPO - 2019-02-19 20:17

Merivan Celebrates International Mother Language Day

BAS News - 2018-02-23 00:24
ERBIL — Mother Language Day was celebrated on Thursday in the Iranian Kurdish city of Marivan, northwest of Iran. It was marked through various activities in every part of Kurdistan since 21th February. Culture and art association Vejin in Marivan organi ...

«International Mother Language Day»,Continuation of the Prohibition to Use it in East Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2018-02-22 02:47
Kurdistan Human Rights Association although appreciate International Mother tongue Day, calls for the creation of equal conditions for the use of all languages of nations in today’s geography of Iran.In this context education Kurdish native language in Ea ...

KCK: Language is most illustrative gift of people’s existence ,distinction

ANHA - 2018-02-21 13:52
The Training Committee of the Kurdistan Community Union congratulated the World Mother Language Day and said that "Language is the most important gift for the existence and distinction of the peoples". ...

Teachers Union in Tirbê Sipiyê recalls World Mother Language Day

ANHA - 2018-02-21 13:13
QAMIŞLO- The Teachers Union in Tirbê Sipiyê district recalled the World Mother Language Day, which coincides with the anniversary of February 21, during a statement today congratulated all teachers. On the occasion of the anniversary of the World Mother L ...

Al-Jazeera Teachers Union congratulated peoples on International Mother Language Day

ANHA - 2018-02-21 12:55
QAMISHLO- The Teachers Union in al-Jazeera region congratulated all the peoples of the world, especially the people of North Syria on the occasion of the International Mother Language Day, and commemorated all students who sacrificed their souls for the s ...

Mother Language Day and 'conspiracy' in Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 09:22
A child in Kurdish garment. Photo by Flicker/Diyar Design ...

Iran cooperates in holding mother tongue international day ceremony in Erbil

KurdPress - 2017-02-25 10:30
A ceremony was held in Erbil, the capital of Kurdistan Region of Iraq, to celebrate Mother Language International Day. ...

On Mother Tongue Day, Kurds hope to maintain Kurdish identity through their language

Rûdaw - 2017-02-21 22:09
"Language is an identity for every individual, communities and nations,” ...

International Mother Language Day Celebrated in Kurdistan Region

BasNews - 2016-02-22 13:56
“This diversity is deemed essential for democracy and coexistence,” KRG’s Minister of Education says ERBIL — International Mother Language Day was celebrated in schools of Kurdistan region on February 21st. On Sunday, Kurdistan Region Education Minister ...

On Language Day, Kurds Demand Education in Mother Tongue

Rûdaw - 2014-05-16 17:30
The authorities are not always allowing the relatives of prisoners to speak Kurdish. ...

Mother Language Day to be celebrated in Kurdistan

ANF - 2014-02-21 17:10
Today is International Mother Language Day. This day is observed every year to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. It was created by UNESCO (the United Nations Education, Sc ...

TZP Kurdî organizing events to mark International Mother Language Day

DIHA - 2014-02-17 16:30

TZP Kurdî organizing events to mark International Mother Language Day

ANF - 2014-02-17 13:02
International Mother Language Day, 21 February, will be marked under the slogan "Political struggle is the struggle to protect the language, history and land" in the main Kurdish city Diyarb ...
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