Culture, minorities, and linguistic rights in Uganda

the case of the Batwa and the Ik
  • 34 Pages
  • 1.69 MB
  • English
Human Rights & Peace Centre , Kampala
StatementKabann I.B. Kabananukye and Dorothy Kwagala.
SeriesHURIPEC working paper -- no. 11
ContributionsKwagala, Dorothy., Makerere University. Human Rights and Peace Centre.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 34 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23615768M
ISBN 10997051110X
LC Control Number2009324030

Culture, minorities and linguistic rights in Uganda: the case of the Batwa and the Ik By Kabann L.B. Kabananukye and Dorothy Kwagala Topics: law This chapter analyses the present-day language situation in Uganda with the aim of providing a description of the diversity of Uganda’s languages, and the space of English therein.

It examines the degrees of development and vitality, as expressed through speaker numbers and the availability of orthographies, and the and linguistic rights in Uganda book and social spaces occupied by the individual :// the rights of persons belonging to national, ethnic, religious or linguistic minorities.

It includes detailed information about procedures and forums in which minority issues may be raised within the United Nations system and in regional systems.

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