Please find below the latest news and information on linguistic diversity in Europe. For previous news stories, visit the Archive pages by clicking on the link on the left hand menu.
27 Aug 2013
New Parliamentary proposal to grant official status to Sardinian
01 Aug 2013
New research study shows the importance of speaking languages to get a better job
29 Jul 2013
2013 Conference on Multilingualism to celebrate first Master on Multilingualism in Friesland
18 Jul 2013
The Catalan Sociolinguistic Society (SOCS) has laid claim that the Spanish state is in breach of several international treaties that concern the protection and respect of cultural and linguistic diversity as well as minority language rights, especially in relation to the Catalan language.
15 Jul 2013
The Council of Europe has recently published the second report on the application of the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages in Serbia.
09 Jul 2013
Along with presentations from a number of new and on-going EU projects involving language technology companies, around 30 nominees of corporate ‘venture’ projects showcased their innovative Language Technology products and services to a panel of experts, and competed for the coveted LT-Innovate Award
The NPLD acts to share best practice in language planning and to set up joint, funded language projects between its members.