multilingualism – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:55:25 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png multilingualism – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Translations of British Brexit plan provoke ridicule https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/translations-of-british-brexit-plan-provoke-ridicule/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/translations-of-british-brexit-plan-provoke-ridicule/#comments Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:41:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1257922 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/translations-of-british-brexit-plan-provoke-ridicule/feed/ 1 Shakespeare in trouble: Dutch fret about English on campus https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/shakespeare-in-trouble-dutch-fret-about-english-on-campus/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/shakespeare-in-trouble-dutch-fret-about-english-on-campus/#respond Mon, 04 Jun 2018 14:06:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1244063 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/shakespeare-in-trouble-dutch-fret-about-english-on-campus/feed/ 0 Reding: ‘Endangered languages could be saved by the internet’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/interview/reding-endangered-languages-could-be-saved-by-the-internet/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/interview/reding-endangered-languages-could-be-saved-by-the-internet/#respond Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:49:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1204758 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/interview/reding-endangered-languages-could-be-saved-by-the-internet/feed/ 0 Bundestag MPs want EU staff to use German more after Brexit https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/bundestag-mps-want-eu-staff-to-use-german-more-after-brexit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/bundestag-mps-want-eu-staff-to-use-german-more-after-brexit/#comments Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:13:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1167114 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/bundestag-mps-want-eu-staff-to-use-german-more-after-brexit/feed/ 2 EU offers more language choice to hopeful recruits https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/eu-offers-more-language-choice-to-hopeful-recruits/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/eu-offers-more-language-choice-to-hopeful-recruits/#respond Mon, 24 Apr 2017 05:15:02 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1139658 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/eu-offers-more-language-choice-to-hopeful-recruits/feed/ 0 Opinion leaders identify seven pillars for ‘better’ EU action https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/opinion-leaders-identify-seven-pillars-for-better-eu-action/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/opinion-leaders-identify-seven-pillars-for-better-eu-action/#comments Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:55:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1129549 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/opinion-leaders-identify-seven-pillars-for-better-eu-action/feed/ 1 Parlez-vous English, French politicians? https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/parlez-vous-english-french-politicians/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/parlez-vous-english-french-politicians/#comments Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:47:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1094305 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/parlez-vous-english-french-politicians/feed/ 4 BuzzFeed editor: Brexit calls for European media cooperation https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/interview/buzzfeed-europe-editor-brexit-necessitates-european-media-cooperation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/interview/buzzfeed-europe-editor-brexit-necessitates-european-media-cooperation/#respond Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:57:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1077671 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/interview/buzzfeed-europe-editor-brexit-necessitates-european-media-cooperation/feed/ 0 New language protocol seeks to level linguistic playing field https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/new-language-protocol-seeks-to-level-linguistic-playing-field/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/new-language-protocol-seeks-to-level-linguistic-playing-field/#comments Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:39:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1073225 More than a hundred ambassadors representing 25 minority European languages signed a protocol guaranteeing linguistic rights this weekend. EURACTIV Spain reports.

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Romania’s huge EU funding net gain revealed https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/romanias-huge-eu-funding-net-gain-revealed/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/romanias-huge-eu-funding-net-gain-revealed/#comments Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:13:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1063987 EURACTIV Romania reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/romanias-huge-eu-funding-net-gain-revealed/feed/ 2 Catalans rally in support of independence from Spain https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/catalans-rally-in-support-of-independence-from-spain/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/catalans-rally-in-support-of-independence-from-spain/#respond Mon, 12 Sep 2016 05:58:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1037101 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/catalans-rally-in-support-of-independence-from-spain/feed/ 0 Language discrimination rife across EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/language-discrimination-rife-across-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/language-discrimination-rife-across-eu/#comments Thu, 09 Jun 2016 05:29:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=993321 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/language-discrimination-rife-across-eu/feed/ 11 The European Language Cloud, or how to enable a multilingual Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/the-european-language-cloud-or-how-to-enable-a-multilingual-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/the-european-language-cloud-or-how-to-enable-a-multilingual-europe/#comments Mon, 23 Nov 2015 06:32:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885085 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/the-european-language-cloud-or-how-to-enable-a-multilingual-europe/feed/ 3 2015 EU Prize for Literature https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/special_report/2015-eu-prize-for-literature/ Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=891345 Clearing the hurdle of multilingualism https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/clearing-the-hurdle-of-multilingualism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/clearing-the-hurdle-of-multilingualism/#respond Fri, 19 Jun 2015 06:26:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=873997 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/clearing-the-hurdle-of-multilingualism/feed/ 0 Meet the EURACTIV Network [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/video/meet-the-euractiv-network/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/video/meet-the-euractiv-network/#respond Fri, 08 May 2015 12:47:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=871234 www.euractiv.com/OpenEURACTIV.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/video/meet-the-euractiv-network/feed/ 0 Will the Digital Single Market be multilingual? https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/will-the-digital-single-market-be-multilingual/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/will-the-digital-single-market-be-multilingual/#respond Mon, 04 May 2015 08:43:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870747 Multilingual Digital Single Market (DSM) last week, just before the European Commission launches its much-awaited DSM plan.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/will-the-digital-single-market-be-multilingual/feed/ 0 2014 EU Prize For Literature https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/special_report/2014-eu-prize-for-literature/ Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=891329 Italian Presidency website will not be in French or German https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/italian-presidency-website-will-not-be-in-french-or-german/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/italian-presidency-website-will-not-be-in-french-or-german/#respond Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:27:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847986 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/italian-presidency-website-will-not-be-in-french-or-german/feed/ 0 Next EU Commission President will be a polyglot https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/next-eu-commission-president-will-be-a-polyglot/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/next-eu-commission-president-will-be-a-polyglot/#respond Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:52:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845087 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/next-eu-commission-president-will-be-a-polyglot/feed/ 0 European schools clash with parents over long-awaited reforms https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/european-schools-clash-with-parents-over-long-awaited-reforms/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/european-schools-clash-with-parents-over-long-awaited-reforms/#respond Tue, 03 Dec 2013 16:18:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832643 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/european-schools-clash-with-parents-over-long-awaited-reforms/feed/ 0 English should be Brussels’ official language, Flemish minister says https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/english-should-be-brussels-official-language-flemish-minister-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/english-should-be-brussels-official-language-flemish-minister-says/#respond Wed, 23 Oct 2013 17:28:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832563 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/english-should-be-brussels-official-language-flemish-minister-says/feed/ 0 Eurostat: English reinforces its status as Europe’s ‘lingua franca’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eurostat-english-reinforces-its-status-as-europe-s-lingua-franca/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eurostat-english-reinforces-its-status-as-europe-s-lingua-franca/#respond Fri, 27 Sep 2013 08:40:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832088 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eurostat-english-reinforces-its-status-as-europe-s-lingua-franca/feed/ 0 A truly multilingual capital for the European Union https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/a-truly-multilingual-capital-for-the-european-union/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/a-truly-multilingual-capital-for-the-european-union/#respond Mon, 16 Sep 2013 12:28:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841435 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/opinion/a-truly-multilingual-capital-for-the-european-union/feed/ 0 French EU circles gripped by feeling of decline: Survey https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/french-eu-circles-gripped-by-feeling-of-decline-survey/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/french-eu-circles-gripped-by-feeling-of-decline-survey/#respond Fri, 12 Jul 2013 07:57:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831780 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/french-eu-circles-gripped-by-feeling-of-decline-survey/feed/ 0 Sprechen Sie Deutsch? Merkel wants more German spoken in EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/sprechen-sie-deutsch-merkel-wants-more-german-spoken-in-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/sprechen-sie-deutsch-merkel-wants-more-german-spoken-in-eu/#respond Wed, 19 Jun 2013 08:34:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831235 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/sprechen-sie-deutsch-merkel-wants-more-german-spoken-in-eu/feed/ 0 French EU elite abandons ‘defensive’ stance on language https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/french-eu-elite-abandons-defensive-stance-on-language/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/french-eu-elite-abandons-defensive-stance-on-language/#respond Tue, 23 Apr 2013 08:17:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830354 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/french-eu-elite-abandons-defensive-stance-on-language/feed/ 0 Francois Alfonsi MEP: ‘The loss of a language is always 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a way out of crisis, says Vassiliou https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/learning-languages-a-way-out-of-crisis-says-vassiliou/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/learning-languages-a-way-out-of-crisis-says-vassiliou/#respond Wed, 06 Mar 2013 14:31:27 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829296 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/learning-languages-a-way-out-of-crisis-says-vassiliou/feed/ 0 EU Parliament makes cuts to translation budget https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eu-parliament-makes-cuts-to-translation-budget/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eu-parliament-makes-cuts-to-translation-budget/#respond Thu, 22 Nov 2012 08:27:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=826842 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eu-parliament-makes-cuts-to-translation-budget/feed/ 0 The internet is becoming more multilingual: Study 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EU language industry ‘worth 8.4bn euros’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eu-language-industry-worth-8-4bn-euros/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eu-language-industry-worth-8-4bn-euros/#respond Mon, 30 Nov 2009 12:45:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=803277 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eu-language-industry-worth-8-4bn-euros/feed/ 0 Youngsters compete for EU translation prize https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/youngsters-compete-for-eu-translation-prize/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/youngsters-compete-for-eu-translation-prize/#respond Tue, 24 Nov 2009 12:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=803220 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/youngsters-compete-for-eu-translation-prize/feed/ 0 Most EU students learn two foreign languages: Study https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/most-eu-students-learn-two-foreign-languages-study/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/boost-german-language-provision-meps-urge-council/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/boost-german-language-provision-meps-urge-council/#respond Tue, 02 Dec 2008 08:35:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=800727 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/boost-german-language-provision-meps-urge-council/feed/ 0 Students compete for EU translation prize https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/students-compete-for-eu-translation-prize/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/students-compete-for-eu-translation-prize/#respond Thu, 27 Nov 2008 08:35:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=800690 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/students-compete-for-eu-translation-prize/feed/ 0 English dominates EU language curricula, study finds https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/english-dominates-eu-language-curricula-study-finds/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/eu-to-promote-language-learning-as-leisure/feed/ 0 Interview: Multilingualism ‘declining’ in EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/interview-multilingualism-declining-in-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/interview-multilingualism-declining-in-eu/#respond Tue, 02 Oct 2007 12:55:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799569 de facto single-language regime based on English, warns Abdou Diouf, secretary-general of the 'Francophonie', the international French-language organisation, in an interview with EURACTIV. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/interview-multilingualism-declining-in-eu/feed/ 0 Diouf: ‘Language is inseparable from democracy’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/interview/diouf-language-is-inseparable-from-democracy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/interview/diouf-language-is-inseparable-from-democracy/#respond Tue, 02 Oct 2007 10:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=833631 de facto single-language regime based on English, warns Abdou Diouf, secretary-general of the 'Francophonie', the international French-language organisation, in an interview with EURACTIV. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/interview/diouf-language-is-inseparable-from-democracy/feed/ 0 Commission urged to promote language learning https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/commission-urged-to-promote-language-learning/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/commission-urged-to-promote-language-learning/#respond Fri, 28 Sep 2007 10:30:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799550 European Day of Languages. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/commission-urged-to-promote-language-learning/feed/ 0 Orban: ‘Languages really mean business’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/orban-languages-really-mean-business/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/intellectuals-advise-commission-on-multilingualism-benefits/#respond Tue, 03 Jul 2007 09:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=822738 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/intellectuals-advise-commission-on-multilingualism-benefits/feed/ 0 Young Europeans’ language skills under scrutiny https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/young-europeans-language-skills-under-scrutiny/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/young-europeans-language-skills-under-scrutiny/#respond Tue, 17 Apr 2007 10:45:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=822394 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/young-europeans-language-skills-under-scrutiny/feed/ 0 Go multilingual or lose out, commissioner tells EU businesses https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/go-multilingual-or-lose-out-commissioner-tells-eu-businesses/ 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