How Learning Languages Is Opening Doors for Migrants and Minorities

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Tomorrow, 26 September is European Languages Day and IOM in Kosovo* is promoting two initiatives to celebrate multiculturalism and to foster closer community ties.

The United Nations in Kosovo, supported by IOM and the British Embassy, recently premiered a documentary on the subject.

With Throat in Strawberries, which references a Serbian expression about ambition that has little logic in any other language, features several language students, among them Semir Ibraimi, a 23-year-old from Kosovo’s minority Gorani community, who details the change in the fortunes of his café in the southern Kosovo municipality of Dragash/Dragaš.

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