Channel 4 is produing a documentary following a group of non-English speaking UK Citizens who will undertake the challenge of learning English and they are looking for fun and interesting Brazilian UK residents who don’t speak English but want to learn and are happy to have a camera following all your steps.
Brazilian entrepreneur Guilherme Afonso moved to Newcastle and was suddenly faced with the strange wonders of Geordie speech. And so he created the iPhone application Alreet Geordie School, a spoken dictionary to help those Brits and foreigners visiting or moving to Newcastle.
The Latin America 2011 Conference is the perfect opportunity to find out the latest developments in Latin America with speakers from Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua, Colombia, Honduras, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Argentina and across the continent.
Europe continues to increase its consumption of the world’s resources at the expense of the rest of the planet. Come and hear first hand from international speakers about how cotton growing, metal mining and dam building in Africa and South
Chilean architect and designer Alejandro Aravena will be giving a talk for the second annual PUMA Safe Sustainable Design Lecture. Topics will include his approach to sustainable design, exemplified by his work with the Monterry Housing project in Mexico.