S. Korea to launch 23 more King Sejong language institutes in 19 countries
Updated: 2022-06-17 05:05:47 KST
The nation is launching 23 more state-funded Korean language institutes overseas.
According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, new King Sejong Institutes will be opened in 19 countries in Asia, Africa, and Europe.
Seven including Tunisia and Finland will have their first such institutes.
South Korea will also have its first facility open in its capital, to teach Korean language and culture to Korean-born adoptees who've returned to their country of birth.
With the latest additions, there'll be 244 King Sejong Institutes in 84 countries.