In the Slovene settlement area in Italy, in the region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia (Furlanija - Julijska krajina), the Slovene language is spoken in its standard and dialect varieties.
This Regional Dossier was edited by Norina Bogatec, SLORI - Slovenski raziskovalni inštitut (Slovene research institute). Maria Bidovec, Norina Bogatec, Matejka Grgič, Miran Košuta, Maja Mezgec, Tomaž Simčič and Pavel Slamič updated the previous dossier in 2004.
With news about, among other things, the ENROPE calls, new reports on the implementation of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities in Denmark and Poland, interesting conferences such as the ECSPM and NEWCON 2020, a blog on intergenerational language transmission and much more...
Italian is one of the four national languages in Switzerland, along with German, French and Romansh (since 1938). The Italian-speaking territories that form the Svizzera italiana show geographical contiguity with Italy. This Regional dossier about Italian in Swiss education was compiled in 2019 at the University of Teacher Education of Grisons, and was led by Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Todisco.