PanSALB’s publication Linguistic Human Rights Business Day newspaper 20 March 2024

Linguistic Rights are Human Rights   South Africa observes the month of March as Human Rights Month, and this year’s commemoration is being held under the theme ‘Three Decades of Respect for and Promotion of Human Rights’. The country’s Constitution guarantees its citizens several rights, including the right to use their preferred language. Unfortunately, this […]

CALL FOR THE NOMINATION OF CANDIDATES TO SERVE ON THE PROVINCIAL LANGUAGE COMMITTEES (PLC) OF PANSALB, IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 8(8)(a) OF THE PAN SOUTH AFRICAN LANGUAGE BOARD ACT NO. 59 OF 1995, AS AMENDED.

The Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) hereby calls for the nomination of candidates for the nine Provincial Language Committees (PLC). Candidates must be a speaker of one of the official languages of the province concerned, including the Khoe & San languages, South African Sign Language, and any other heritage language as recognised by section […]

PanSALB MULTILINGUALISM AWARDS ADJUDICATION REPORT

Download the Awards Adjudication Report Chairperson’s Lifetime Achievement Award Prof Cynthia Marivate   Posthumous honouring and Declaration of Award Wandile Fana  (Wandile Fana Community Award)   Recommendations and results The following were recommended for the award in the order presented here: Language and Literature, and Language Activism categories:   Language and Literature isiXhosa: Position 1: […]