LANGUAGE, A KEY TO CURB THE SPREAD OF COVID-19

By Mr Xolisa Tshongolo South Africa is almost a year into the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdown instituted by government to curb the spread of the virus. However, the scourge of the virus does not seem to be abating, despite all efforts to keep it under control. It is critical therefore that we cut […]

Language Activism Campaign – 2021

#SpeakitLiveit The Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) commemorates the month of February as Language Activism Month, which is a campaign centred on the International Mother Language Day (IMLD), a UNESCO public observance day that takes place annually on the 21st. The campaign is aimed at creating awareness on the use of mother tongue and […]

PANSALB CALLS FOR INFORMATION ON COVID-19 VACCINE TO BE MADE AVAILABLE IN ALL LANGUAGES

Afrikaans Siswati English Sesotho Xitsonga PRESS STATEMENTFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE03 FEBRUARY 2021, PRETORIA PANSALB CALLS FOR INFORMATION ON COVID-19 VACCINE TO BE MADE AVAILABLE IN ALL LANGUAGESIn pursuance of its mandate to monitor the Use of Official Languages Act, the Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) has made a call to government to ensure that all […]