Moncton, NB
St. John's, NL
Charlottetown, P.E.I
Halifax, NS

ethno-linguistic group and minority languages

Notes & Ideas

  • Enforce native language/ mother tongue through schooling or social cultural groups.

  • Employment. Or service providers bringing in families. Exchanges. Competitive Advantage. Programs in schools. Vietnamese Library.

Questions

  • How would this happen? Social group / schooling

  • Who would be qualified? Qualifications to teach?

  • What language groups? Major ethno-cultural groups

  • Where? Burrell / Urban

Actions

  • Identify Community leaders within ethno-cultural groups.

  • Develop volunteer groups

  • Start small / Grassroots to identify need and provide support employment.

  • Target certain professions / key areas where these languages are common

Take Aways

Identifying needs key people / start small / keep it simple.