**Live Webcast**CHORUS POUR LES LANGUES: LE MULTILINGUISME, DES PRINCIPES AUX ACTES
Monday, March 21, 2011 from 1:00 PM to 2:45 PM (EDT)
Industry...is the means by which rapid improvement in Africa’s living standards is possible…
Kwame Nkrumah, 1965
CHORUS POUR LES LANGUES: LE MULTILINGUISME, DES PRINCIPES AUX ACTES
Date: Monday, 23 March 2011
Time: 1:00pm – 2:45 pm (EST)
The event will be in French and interpreted into English
Dr. Jean-Marc Coicaud, Director of United Nations University Office in New York
Mr Kiyo Akasaka, Under Secretary General for the United Nations Department of Public Information and Coordinator of multilingualism at the United Nations
H.E. Mr. Moussa Makan Camara, Ambassador, Permanent Observer of the Francophone to the United Nations
Mr Dominique Hoppe, Coordinator of the Association of Francophone Public Servants in the International Organizations on the importance of respecting the status of languages in professional industrial relations and achieving the desired results.
Prof. Philippe Van Parijs, Professor of Philosophy, Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium)
Prof. Emilienne Baneth-Nouailhetas, Director of Research, National Center for Scientific Research (France)
The Mission of the United Nations University is to contribute, through research and capacity building, to efforts to resolve the pressing global problems that are the concern of the United Nations, its Peoples and Member States.