Sámi Language Conference

The Sámi Parliament hosts the Sámi Language Conference in Tromsø, Norway February 4-5, 2019. The conference venue will be the Clarion Hotel ‘The Edge’. Marking the official kick-off of the Sámi Parliament’s language campaign, this conference will be the first major commemoration of the UN International Year of Indigenous Languages in Sápmi. Sámi municipalities, language …

Soundcloud Faves

Logo The future of Soundcloud – soundcloud.com – is murky, but what a terrific outlet for professional and amateur podcasts alike. Our favorites: Kumoontun https://soundcloud.com/kumoontun Kumoontun Afropop https://soundcloud.com/afropop-worldwide Afropop Edge of Sports https://soundcloud.com/edgeofsports Edge of Sports Le Show https://soundcloud.com/leshowharryshearer Le Show Honolulu Civil Beat https://soundcloud.com/civilbeat Honolulu Civil Beat Native America Calling https://soundcloud.com/native-america-calling Native America Calling …

Twitterstorm

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Red Rock Rendezvous

Poster Red Rock Rendezvous – redrockrendezvous.com – is the country’s largest outdoor climbing festival, with clinics for ALL climbers, regardless of skill level. Next event – last weekend in March 2020. (The 2019 event was postponed to let the organizers regroup. Key Links redrockrendezvous.com Facebook @mountaingear Embedded Tweets Paul Fish founded @RR_Rendezvous 15 years ago. …

Indigenous Languages

Photo: Caldo de Piedra • Oaxaca, México Indigenous Languages are awesome. Mark your calendar. 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages. 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages We are updating some popular features on Planeta.com: Languages Ayöök Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec, Oaxaca, México Mixteco de San Pedro Tidaá Māori Language Sámi Language …