World Week of Italian Language

World Week of Italian Language

La Settimana della Lingua Italiana nel Mondo

The theme of the 2022 22nd Annual “Week of the Italian Language in the World” taking place from October 17 – 22 is “L’italiano e i giovani” (“Italian and the Youth”). Stay tuned for information on upcoming events!


This yearly initiative is a worldwide celebration of Italian language and creativity. The initiative is always held on the third week in October and was born in 2001 in cooperation with the Accademia della Crusca. The annual theme serves as a guide and thread that connects events organized by Italian embassies, Italian Consulate Generals, and Italian Cultural Institutes all over the world with the support of the Ministry of Culture Affairs for International Cooperation as a means to focus on the promotion of the Italian language in the world.

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