"The European Union says that language competences are an exclusive competence of the Member States, who do whatever they want to do. The European Unio's slogan, 'United in diversity' is a nice one, but it remains empty words until nothing concrete is undertaken to protect regional and minority languages. More info about "Minority SafePack: all European languages should be equal"
Plataforma per la llengua presents the Report on Language Immersion in Catalonia, an explanatory and comparative study of a successful model in the use of the Catalan language as a tool for social cohesion. More info about "Plataforma per la Llengua presents the Report on Language Immersion in Catalonia"
Following the instructions to include Spanish in the signage and corporate image of the European Parliament Information Office in Barcelona, the Catalan language NGO has sent a letter to Mr. Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament, calling upon him to guarantee linguistic equality between Catalan, Occitan and Spanish in the European Union and in the other EU institutions. More info about "La Plataforma per la Llengua calls upon the President of the European Parliament to take measures to support linguistic rights"
La Plataforma per la Llengua would like to express its satisfaction with the results of the elections to the Catalan Parliament on 21 December. More info about "We celebrate the victory"
The Catalan NGO issues a call to support this citizens' initiative to call upon the European institutions to legislate for non-official European Union languages More info about "La Plataforma per la Llengua supports the “Minority Safepack” European Legislative Initiative"
La Plataforma per la Llengua presents Welcome, a leaflet intended for Erasmus students that come to study in Catalan universities. The document contains basic information about the language, as well as the main reasons for learning Catalan and some of its most colloquial expressions. More info about "Welcome, a leaflet for Erasmus students in Catalonia"
The president of la Plataforma per la Llengua explained to the MEPs that the imprisonment of the leaders of Òmnium Cultural and the ANC, Jordi Cuixart and Jordi Sánchez, can only be regarded as a political act, and has requested their support to recover democratic normality in Catalonia
The Catalan NGO explained to the MEPs that Catalan language is systematically discriminated against by the Spanish administration and justice More info about "Òscar Escuder, in the European Parliament: “The Spanish State engages in linguistic supremacism that ostracises Catalan"
The president of the Catalan NGO, Òscar Escuder, met MEPs and representatives of the European Charter of Regional or Minority Languages (ECRML) to call upon them to promote the reciprocity of audiovisual communications media in Catalan More info about "La Plataforma per la Llengua denounces Spain’s failure to respect language rights to the European Parliament and to the Council of Europe"
At the Plataforma per la Llengua's proposal, the ELEN unanimously approved a resolution in favour of linguistic immersion and democracy in Catalonia More info about "The European Language Equality Network (ELEN), in favour of civil and linguistic rights in Catalonia"