An overview of our past activities

Oct

12

3-Day conference, hosted by Mercator Research Centre, in Ljouwert (NL) The conference is a product of the international Langscape Network.

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Oct

02

With news about, among other things, the Catalonian independence referendum, the Frisian campaign for the Minority Safepack Initiative, and Ukraine's new education law.

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Oct

01

This project focuses on and develops courses for youth workers, who are well situated to advise young people on how capitalizing on their minority language skills can help them in their search for work.

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Sep

01

This project aims to design and implement effective training tools for enhancing key skills and competences of both highly skilled refugees and the language teachers who work with them, and thus enhance employability and societal integration.

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Sep

01

This project will develop new methods for teachers in primary schools that make use of and value migrant languages in the class room. In addition these methods will focus on combining languages in the class room, as opposed to teaching each language separately.

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Sep

01

This project will serve as a pilot study for the development of multilingual teaching methods for different types of secondary schools. Research will be conducted into the implementation of new teaching methods and the effects it has on the language attitudes and the effectiveness of teachers.

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Aug

28

16th International Conference on Minority Languages, organized by the University of Jyväskylä Language Campus, Jyväskylä & Närpes, Finland

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Aug

01

With news about, among other things, the second Teach-D partner meeting in Bolzano, a strategy launched by the Welsh government to double the number of Welsh speakers, and results from the recently published measurement of Basque language use.

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Jul

17

This dossier was originally compiled by Katrin Pircher, Ulrike Huber and Herbert Taschler. Ulrike Huber, Helmuth Mathà and Herbert Taschler updated the dossier in 2017.

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Jul

17

The Mercator Regional Dossier Scots, The Scots language in education in Scotland, 2nd Edition was originally compiled by Liz Niven. She updated the dossier in 2017.

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