October 22, 2013

Oromo: Melbourne Initiative Aims At Reviving Oromo Language

A woman from Melbourne, Australia, has started a very ambitious project aimed at educating in and revitalizing of her native tongue, Oromo. SBS Australia visited and interviewed her in the interview found below.

The video can be found at SBS Australia:

A Melbourne woman is embarking on an ambitious global bid to revitalise her native tongue. The Oromo language is the fourth-most widely spoken on the African continent, but education resources are scarce.