The European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages is the European convention for the protection and promotion of languages used by traditional minorities. Together with the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities it constitutes the Council of Europe's commitment to the protection of national minorities. The implementation of the Charter is monitored by a committee of independent experts. (more…)
27 sept. 2023
Czech Republic: visit of the Committee of Experts of the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages27/09/2023
A delegation of the Committee of Experts is visiting the Czech Republic this week from 25-28...
25 sept. 2023
European Day of Languages: how the Language Charter contributes to maintaining and developing regional or minority languages25/09/2023
On the occasion of the European Day of Languages (26 September) and in the context of the 25th...
14 sept. 2023
Minority languages in Romania: strong support in education, but the population threshold for their use in the public administration is too high14/09/2023
Strasbourg, 14.09.2023 – A report released today by the Committee of Experts which monitors...
Secretariat of the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages
Directorate of Anti-Discrimination
Council of Europe
Agora Building, 1 quai Jacoutot
F-67075 Strasbourg Cedex, France
Tel: +33 (0)3 90 21 49 36