Hello! Thanks for visiting the Chama cha Ukuzaji wa Kiswahili Duniani (CHAUKIDU)'s website! We are delighted to announce to all Swahili enthusiasts in the world about the establishment of this association which is dedicated to global promotion of Swahili language and culture. This association is not limited to Swahili educators and professionals only, but to all Swahili researchers, students, journalists, artists, writers, publishers, tourist officials, institutions, and all other Swahili stakeholders. It is not limited to only speakers of Swahili language, but to all Swahili lovers, and to all the people with diverse interests in this language, its people, and culture. This is good news, isn't it? Please join us and pass the message around and make our community grow bigger. Thanks so much and welcome!
2016 Chaukidu Conference
The 5th Chaukidu's annual meeting and conference will be between April 21st and 23rd, 2016 in Atlanta, GA. Read More....
Chaukidu’s board is formed by The President, The Director, the immediate past president, and other 11 members selected to perform different duties and/or to represent different Chaukidu Zones.
Chaukidu has partnership with other organizations whose goals are related to Chaukidu's goals, vision and mission
- The African Language Teachers Association (ALTA)
- The National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL)
Register for Exhibition
The 2016 conference brings together national and international Swahili teachers, researchers, students, journalists, artists, activists, writers, publishers, tourist officials, institutions, and many other Swahili enthusiasts and stakeholders. Would you like to exhibit, advertise, and/or sponsor the 2016 Chaukidu conference, and reach all these stakeholders? Click Here for more information