The impact of climate change on language loss

14th maart 2019

Climate change is affecting languages. There are approximately 7,000 languages spoken around the world. However, half of these languages could be extinct within this century. Many of these small linguistic communities are located in high risk areas and a change in their environment could result in their community can disappear. The loss of a language can have an impact on the health of a community for generations to come. Read more about it here.