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XXIII Week of Italian Language in the World (16-22 October 2023)

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The 23rd edition (16-22 October 2023) of the Week of the Italian Language in the World has as theme “Italian and sustainability“, aiming to promote in the world through the Italian language, the culture of sustainability carried forward by a country at the forefront of environmental issues.

For the 2023 edition, the Italian Embassy in Nicosia promotes the initiative with a series of events, which have been published on this page.


Screening of the film “Il sol dell’avvenire” by Nanni Moretti.

The screening will take place on 18 October 2023 at 8.30pm at the Pantheon Cinema, Diagorou 29, 1097 Nicosia.

For further information on the event visit:, FB and Twitter.



The Center of Cypriot Composers, with the support of the Deputy Ministry of Culture of Cyprus and the Embassy of Italy in Cyprus, organizes a music concert with chamber works by composers from the two countries by the Trio Clementi.

The concert will take place on Friday 20 October at the ARTE Music Hall in Nicosia at 8.30pm.

The Trio will present works by:

Francesco Pennisi, Aldo Clementi, Giovanni Sollima, George Stavrou, Michael Andronikou, Evagoras Karageorgis, George Papageorgiou and George Hadjimarkou.

Free entrance.

For information, please check our website and social media FB and Twitter.

For this event booking is required, please call: 99 76 70 03



EU Study Fair is an annual event organized by the EU Delegation in Cyprus and aims to bring students from the Turkish Cypriot community closer to the study opportunities offered by universities in EU countries.

On this occasion the Embassy of Italy in Nicosia participates in the Fair aiming the promotion of university studies in Italy, thus encouraging the diffusion of Italian in schools in order to help them escape the isolation caused by the political situation in Cyprus.
The fair will take place on 20 and 21 October 2023 at the Home of Cooperation, buffer zone in Nicosia.



The Accademia della Crusca has prepared a volume dedicated to this year topic for the Week of Italian Language in the World. Readers will be able to acquire the book in a format suitable for their device. Below is the link to connect and download the e-book for free:

The distribution of the e-book will be free during the Week of the Italian Language in the World via the following platforms:

Amazon | Apple iBookstore | Google Play | | Kobo Books | | MondadoriStore


The Week of the Italian Language in the World is held every year in the third week of October. Organized by the diplomatic-consular network and the Italian Cultural Institutes in collaboration with our main partners in linguistic promotion (MiC, MIM, MUR, CePeLL, Government of the Swiss Confederation, Accademia della Crusca, CGIE, Italian-speaking Radio and Television Community, Encyclopedia Institute Italiana Treccani, RAI Italia and Società Dante Alighieri), the Week has over time become the most important event on a global scale dedicated to our language. Since its establishment in 2001, this event has annually received High Patronage from the Presidency of the Republic.