MINELRES: Eurolang News: September 2007

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Fri Sep 21 17:38:13 2007


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Gaetano Arfe, a visionary for Europe’s lesser-used languages, dies 

Gaetano Arfe, the Italian Socialist MEP renowned for his work in
promoting lesser used languages which led to the establishment of EBLUL,
died in Naples on Thursday.

http://www.eurolang.net/index.php?
option=com_content&task=view&id=2952&Itemid=1&lang=en


Government of Navarre to create an institute for the Basque language 

To take Euskara, the Basque language, "out of the political arena" is
the aim of the new Government of Navarre, according to the new Education
Secretary Carlos Perez Nievas.

http://www.eurolang.net/index.php?
option=com_content&task=view&id=2950&Itemid=1&lang=en


The United Nations adopts declaration on the rights of indigenous
peoples 

The Saami Council and the Saami parliaments in Finland, Norway and
Sweden are celebrating yesterday’s adoption by the United Nations
General Assembly of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous
Peoples.  

http://www.eurolang.net/index.php?
option=com_content&task=view&id=2949&Itemid=1&lang=en


“Brain Dead Language” - Labour Party researcher quits 

http://www.eurolang.net/index.php?
option=com_content&task=view&id=2955&Itemid=1&lang=en


Partnership for Diversity 2007 Conference: still a few places left, but
hurry 

http://www.eurolang.net/index.php?
option=com_content&task=view&id=2948&Itemid=1&lang=en


Sami language children’s programme starts on Finnish TV 

http://www.eurolang.net/index.php?
option=com_content&task=view&id=2953&Itemid=1&lang=en


Prodi: “We need a new law” for linguistic minorities in Italy 

http://www.eurolang.net/index.php?
option=com_content&task=view&id=2951&Itemid=1&lang=en



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