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International Austronesian Languages Revitalization Forum (Sept. 29, 2019) in Koror, Palau
April 27, 2022

  • Content of Workshop:  The workshop focused on identifying ways to preserve and revitalize Austronesian languages, and was followed by an Executive Council meeting of the Austronesian Forum, a platform for dialogues established by Taiwan to promote international awareness on Austronesian cultures.  This workshop was the first to take place outside Taiwan.
  • Key Attendees: Council of Indigenous Peoples Minister Icyang Parod, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Palau, Amy J. Hyatt, Palau Queen Bilung Gloria Salii, former Palau President Johnson Toribiong,  Palau Community and Cultural Affairs Minister Baklai Temengil-Chilton
  • Number of Participating Countries: 10