Asia-Pacific Multilingual Education Working Group

Asia-Pacific Multilingual Education Working Group

Asia-Pacific Multilingual Education Working Group

The Asia-Pacific Multilingual Education Working Group (MLE WG), established formally in 2009, is a coalition of INGOs, universities, and bilateral and UN agencies involved in implementing Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education (MTB MLE) programmes for disadvantaged communities in countries throughout the Asia-Pacific Region. The MLE WG focuses on the enhance coordination of technical and substantive support for multilingual education initiatives and evidence-based policy advocacy throughout the region. UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education (UNESCO Bangkok) and United Nations Children's Fund Regional Office for East Asia and the Pacific (UNICEF-EAPRO) lead the MLE WG as co-chairs in the Asia-Pacific region; UNESCO Bangkok serves as the MLE WG Secretariat.

You can find further details about the Asia-Pacific Multilingual Education Working Group and its activities/events and available resources through the link below:

https://asiapacificmle.net/