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.
30 Jan 2013
Council of Human Rights of the United Nations: France dodges questions on regional languages, in contradiction with the commitments of the Head of State.
29 Jan 2013
Thanks to the collaboration between the International Institute for Sign Languages and Deaf Studies (iSLanDS) and UNESCO
25 Jan 2013
Corsican MEP François Alfonsi (EFA-Greens) discussed his new Report on European endangered languages in the European Parliament Culture Committee on Wednesday.
24 Jan 2013
UNESCO and the European Parliament join forces for endangered languages
15 Jan 2013
The NPLD has recently been accepted to join the European Civil Society Platform on Multilingualism, a forum supported by the European Commission, and consist of members from across Europe. The forums main goal is to influence thinking at EU level to raise awareness of the need for language skills in Europe.
09 Jan 2013
"Languages? Let’s Be Franca! How to develop true linguistic diversity"
The NPLD acts to share best practice in language planning and to set up joint, funded language projects between its members.