Next Tuesday the president of the NGO for the Catalan language Òscar Escuder will expose the violations of the rights of Catalan speakers by the Spanish administration and judiciary before the Intergroup for national minorities More info about "Plataforma per la Llengua will appear before the European Parliament to denounce structural linguistic discrimination by the Spanish State"
After publishing the guidebook The Catalan language, Plataforma per la Llengua has translated into French this informative booklet on the current use and the situation of the Catalan language More info about "We publish the guidebook La langue catalane"
Òscar Escuder, president of Plataforma per la Llengua, has written a letter to the Vice President of the European Commission and responsible for fundamental rights in the European Union. Marga Payola, responsible for international relations of Plataforma per la Llengua, delivered the same letter this morning to the European Commission in Brussels. More info about "Plataforma per la Llengua denounces the attacks of the Spanish State against our fundamental rights to the European Commission."
By means of the European Language Equality Network (ELEN), the NGO of the Catalan language calls on the Italian government to ratify the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages (ECRML). This ratification would entail a better status for our Language in l'Alguer, a Catalan-speaking city in Sardinia. More info about "We call on the Italian government to boost Catalan in l’Alguer"
The Catalan language NGO was an observer at the UNPO General Assembly, which was held in Edinburgh. At the event, Daniel Mundet, a member of the Executive Board of the Plataforma per la Llengua, offered the audience a presentation of the institution and the campaigns that it carries out in promotion of the Catalan language. More info about "The Plataforma per la Llengua takes part for the first time in the UNPO General Assembly"
With a view to providing exposure for the situation of Catalan language abroad and the work carried out by the Pro-Language Platform to achieve the full standardisation of the language, the Catalan language NGO is presenting the English version of its website. More info about "The English version of the Plataforma per la Llengua website is up and running"
The Catalan-language NGO activates an information campaign to recall the wrongs suffered by the language through not being recognised in the European institutions More info about "Europe Day: We will only be able to make Catalan an official language if we have a state of our own"
This month, the Catalan language NGO was accepted as a member of the Federation of Internationally Recognised Catalan Organisations. More info about "The Plataforma per la Llengua, a member of the FOCIR network"
Òscar Escuder, President of the Plataforma per la Llengua, subscribes to the letter sent by MEPs to each one of the six candidates in their own languages More info about "We ask the candidates to preside the European Parliament to commit to promoting the use of Catalan in the institution"
The international director of the Plataforma per la Llengua, Marga Payola, attended the presentation of the Protocol to Ensure Language Rights on December 17 in San Sebastian. More info about "Fifty million Europeans speak a non-official language in the EU"