IV Bilingualism Biennial Seminar

Plurilingualism in cooperation: the lusophone community in action

03.10.2019, 17-19:30

Annantalo, Annankatu 30, Helsinki

Welcome! Free entrance.

How to foster bilingualism or plurilingualism in our children? What kinds of activities does the lusophone community offer interested families? Why is it important to read to children? 

 The goal of the IV Bilingualism Seminar is to promote information and best practices for the development of bilingualism or plurilingualism in children. The Seminar will also provide families of Hispanic, Lusitanic or Finnish background with the opportunity to meet and share experiences. 

Moderator: Dr. Jarna Piippo, mother of 4 Finnish-Angolan kids (ages 13, 17, 21 and 23), Professor at the University of Helsinki 


Languages: Portuguese and Spanish, English interpreting available if necessary. 

A Kulttuuriskeskus Ninho ry production. It has been possible thanks to our partners: Moniheli ry, Centro Cultural Brasil-Finlândia, Clube de Português para crinças em Helsínquia, LER – Livros E Risos (Stokholm), Modersmålsenheten i Södertälje kommun (Sweden) & Annantalo.