Resources will be assigned to its promotion and dissemination, but not to language learning in schools · The budget amendment has been proposed by ERC, and has been approved with the support of IU-ICV and PSOE · Minister for Education says the money will fund training for teachers to reduce school failure.
NEWS IN BRIEF. Polls predict good results for pro-autonomy PNC and a significant loss of support for pro-independence party Corsica Libera.
Patxi Lopez’s government makes several changes in decrees on education · Castilian and Basque Country’s own language are made equal and the term 'Euskal Herria' will no longer have political meaning · The Basque Minister for Education backs the initiative against Basque language arguing it is a measure to stop nationalist brainwashing in schools.
Before reaching the parliament, the Serbian government will amend the bill, which was approved by the Assembly of Vojvodina last year · President of Vojvodina says 'all dilemmas and disputes have been resolved' · One of the parties in the province’s coalition government has threatened to vote against an amended Statute.
It is considered the most attended demonstration in the history of occitanism · Cultural organizations, Occitan medium schools and political representatives took part in it · The Institute of Occitan Studies expressed concerns about unfulfilled promises as regards language recognition, in reference to the mention of 'regional languages' in the French Constitution.
It is a new step towards the end of the Kurdish conflict · The judge ruled on Tuesday rebels could not be held 'because they returned under their own free will' · 8 rebels crossed the border from PKK bases in Northern Iraq alongside a group of Kurdish refugees · They arrived in a gesture of commitment with the peace process.