26 Sep 2022 14:11:00
European Day of Languages 2022: “Let us value all languages in Europe” says Secretary General of the Council of Europe26 September 2022
26 September 2022 marks the 21st anniversary of the European Day of Languages. On the occasion of...
26 Sep 2022 10:08:00Strasbourg 26 September 2022
The Council of Europe and the European Commission celebrate the European Day of Languages on 26...
22 Sep 2022 07:00:00
Webinar "A new Council of Europe Recommendation on language education: defining plurilingual and intercultural education"Online 23 September 2022
In June this year the ECML launched a series of webinars on Recommendation R(2022)1 on the...
21 Sep 2022 18:00:00Novi Sad, Serbia 21 September 2022
The Almasani Association, a member of the Faro Convention Network, organised the International...
20 Sep 2022 15:00:00San Millan de la Cogolla/ La Rioja, Spain 20-21 September 2022
We are pleased to invite you to participate in two Strategy 21 dissemination events online,...
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