The Joint Language University is a U.S. government-sponsored language training portal that allows students to acquire, maintain, enhance and/or refresh language skills.
An Afghan national talks about giving Afghan counterparts breaks for prayer.
An Afghan man talks about greeting women in Afghanistan.
An Afghan national discusses appropriate interactions with Afghan elders.
If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
Two Afghan nationals talk about making promises in Afghanistan.
How do you react when you travel somewhere and encounter beliefs that are different from your own? Today we look at this question through the example of the belief in witchcraft in Nigeria.
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Learn more about the competing nations of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Thailand, Jamaica, Nigeria, and Japan through a Virtual Culture Awareness Trainer (VCAT).
Dr. Tim Kirk discusses an instance of a successful cross-cultural negotiation.