Czech participation in the events to mark the International Mother Tongue Day in Bucharest
On 21 February 2014, a project for pupils and teachers of national minorities in the territory of Romania, “My Intercultural Journey”, was presented at the National Ministry of Education in Bucharest. On behalf of the Embassy of the Czech Republic First Secretary Sabina Cingrošová attended the event.
The project, initiated by the General Directorate of Education in Minority Languages of the National Ministry of Education in cooperation with the Department for Interethnic Relations within the Government of Romania with the support of the European Commission, will last until 9 May. Another event to mark the International Mother Tongue Day took place in the Sector 4 Town Hall and included a multi ethnic cultural programme. A contribution on the Czech community in Romanian Banat was presented by Czech language and literature teacher at Bucharest University Hana Herrmannová.