Free Language Immersion Operation
Free Language Immersion Operation (FLIO) is a non-profit company dedicated to the education of languages and culture.
The purpose of FLIO is to place students of language into a locality of their choice with sponsorship from participating countries, companies or colleges for a meaningful work and living experience
WHAT IS FLIO
FLIO is a language and cultural exchange program. U.S. citizens travel to a foreign country to live, work or attend school with the focus on learning the language and culture of the host country.
"FLIO is an emulation of the French Foreign Legion as paradigm for prototypal identity with others" … Lee Lubbers, S.J. describing a fundamental nature of FLIO.
WHAT IT MEANS
Learning as life-communing with other worlds, melding with language and all details of cultural expressions. FLIO stands for: Free Language Immersion Operation.
World together means real communication multi-way Globalism with level playing fields for under-developed small and impoverished nations--or . . . world trade won't work.