Tuvalu is a South Pacific island nation consisting of four reef islands and five atolls. A self-governing member of the British Commonwealth, Tuvalu has a parliamentary system of government.
More teachers from Fiji for Tuvalu
Fourteen teachers from Fiji are already working in Tuvalu and another 16 will go next month under the Fiji Volunteer Service Scheme. Tuvalu's High Commissioner to Fiji Temate Melitiana said the programme, which started in 2014, has had a positive effect on ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:03:00 GMT
More than 2,000 of the world?s languages are dying out
Just look to the island nations of Tuvalu and Kiribati, preparing to sink beneath the ... ?It?s about sharing regional languages and identities. My parents teach Spanish and at home we speak Galician. My grandmother used to sing us songs in Catalan.?
Publ.Date : Tue, 22 May 2018 03:28:00 GMT
Teaching skills in cyber security [SOFEX18D3]
The global shortfall in cyber security skills has prompted Jordan?s King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB) (Hall 5, Stand A511) to establish a training academy in partnership with UK specialist PGI. The KADDB Cyber Security Academy (KCSA ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 10 May 2018 05:00:00 GMT
Tuvalu language week launched
It is a good starting point for those interested in learning or teaching the language.? Tuvalu Language Week finishes on Saturday 1 October to coincide with Tuvalu?s 38th Independence Day celebrations. A full calendar of Tuvalu Language Week events and ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 25 Sep 2016 07:49:00 GMT
Tuvalu Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga says climate change \'like a weapon of mass destruction\'
The leader of the small Pacific island nation of Tuvalu says climate change is 'like a weapon of mass destruction'. The Prime Minister of the small Pacific island nation of Tuvalu has compared climate change to a weapon of mass destruction, and warned ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:13:00 GMT
As their nation sinks, Tuvaluans raise their language
Tuvalu is ... the challenge of teaching their children how to embrace a new identity as both Tuvaluans and New Zealanders. "I mean in my day as a first generation [migrant] my parents were told it's either-or. You either speak English or speak Cook Island."
Publ.Date : Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:35:00 GMT
Pacific doctors trained in Cuba struggle with language upon return
Pacific countries say their Cuban-trained doctors are struggling to practise medicine in English because their training was conducted ... Solomon Islands, Nauru and Tuvalu since 2006 as part of its program of medical internationalism.
Publ.Date : Mon, 09 Feb 2015 23:48:00 GMT
Hundreds to apply for first UAE teacher?s license
Dubai: More than 200 Dubai teachers from 15 private schools are expected to participate in a pilot project, part of government efforts to introduce a mandatory teacher?s licence in the UAE. The announcement came on Monday by the Knowledge and Human ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:25:00 GMT
Winter Storm Selene Set to Unleash Snow and Strong Winds on Plains, Midwest; Blizzard Warnings Issued (FORECAST)
A mountain of tumbling snow was enough to get them into high gear. This is a previous version of our forecast for Winter Storm Selene. To see the latest forecast article, click here. This is a previous version of our forecast for Winter Storm Selene. To ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Mar 2016 11:52:00 GMT
Students hack teacher?s PC to leak exam papers
DUBAI: Three students of Dubai Modern High School hacked into their teacher?s computer and obtained question papers for the second term examinations, XPRESS can reveal. The grade eight student hackers have been suspended and an investigation is underway ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:55:00 GMT