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UN Essay Writing Contest for university students on role of multilingualism

Head of UN DPI, Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal (right), and President of ELS, Mark Harris, sign the agreement to host a multilingual essay contest. UN PhotoThe United Nations is asking college and university students to write an essay in one of its six official languages on the role of multilingualism in a globalized world. The contest, ‘Many Languages, One World,’ supports international education and multilingualism through the continued study of Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish. Continue reading