How to heal a fractured world and how and why languages contribute to creating a safer, wiser and more just society. Bernardette Holmes MBE, Vice President of the Chartered Institute of Linguists, John Worne, CEO CIOL, Antonella Sorace, Director Bilingualism Matters and speakers from the MoD and other government departments with recent experience of working in conflict zones, on the value and direction of languages in education and across society.

The talk is one of the few featured talks of The Language Show.

The Language show is an annual event for language learners, language teachers and everyone who loves languages, taking place 11-13 November 2022, online.

In 2022 it offers over 80 live, expert seminars, presentations and panels aimed at language teachers, language professionals and language enthusiasts. Watch speakers live with Q&A and chat in each session. Hang out in the lobby between sessions and connect with friends and colleagues. Meet exhibitors in the Expo. Watch any session you miss on catchup for 3 months after the event. All for just £10.