Profile of FRPAC

Promotion of the Ainu language

The Ainu language is unique to the Ainu and forms the core of their ethnic identity. Because the number of people who can speak the language has been decreasing yearly due to the aging of native Ainu speakers, Ainu language education is currently in a desperate state. It is vital to promote training of Ainu language instructors and increase the number of speakers and learners of the Ainu language

  1. Ainu language education
  2. Dissemination of Ainu language