Name of organisation
Xunta de Galicia | Government of Galicia
Galicia - Spain
Type of Organisation
Full Member. Governmental institution
Short note on organisation background
The Xunta de Galicia is the executive body of the autonomous community of Galicia. According to the Galician Statute of Autonomy of 1981, it consists of the President and the specialized ministers (Conselleiros).
The Secretaría Xeral de Política Lingüística (General Secretariat for Language Policy) (SXPL) is the department for linguistic policy and pertains to the Xunta de Galicia, the autonomous government of Galicia.
Its main objective is to support the spread and use of the Galician language within the Galician community. The department’s most relevant tasks are to promote the use of the Galician language in the different social and economic fields of Galicia, and to create legislative proposals in order to foster linguistic normalization.
Gregorio Ferreiro Fente, teacher technical advisor
Telephone: +34 881996305
Secretaría Xeral de Política Lingüística. Rúa de San Roque, 2. 15781 Santiago de Compostela (Spain)