Language, language policies and education in Timor-Leste: Kirsty Sword Gusmão
Kirsty Sword Gusmão gives this lecture Language, language policies and education in Timor-Leste at The Australian National University.
Timor-Leste is a nation rich in cultural and linguistic diversity. With over sixteen languages spoken across the country in addition to the officials languages of Tetum and Portuguese,Timorese society is truly multilingual. Whilst the Constitution of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste defines Portuguese and Tetum as co-official languages, and English and I
30 Jul 2012