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World Conference on Linguistic Rights

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World Conference on Linguistic Rights

Photograph of speakers at the World Conference on Linguistic Rights, which was organised by PEN International’s Translation and Linguistic Rights Committee and Escarré International Center for Ethnic Minorities and Nations (CIEMEN), with support from UNESCO. This conference took place on 6-8 June 1996 at the University of Barcelona. At this conference The Universal Declaration of Linguistic Rights was signed by representatives from 66 NGOs and 41 PEN Centres. The declaration’s main purpose is to promote the rights of minority language speakers.

Conférence mondiale sur les droits linguistiques

Photographie des conférenciers à la Conférence mondiale sur les droits linguistiques, organisée par le Comité de Traduction et Droits linguistiques de PEN International ainsi que le Centre international Escarré pour les minorités ethniques et les nations (CIEMEN), avec le support de l'UNESCO. Cette conférence a eu lieu les 6-8 juin 1996 à l'auditorium de l'Université de Barcelone. Lors de l'événment, la Déclaration universelle sur les droits linguistiques a été signée par les représentants de 66 ONG et de 41 Centres PEN. L'objectif premier de cette déclaration est de promouvoir les droits des locuteurs de langues minoritaires.

Conferencia Mundial de Derechos Lingüísticos

Fotografía de los ponentes en la Conferencia Mundial sobre los Derechos Lingüísticos, organizada por el Comité de Traducción y Derechos Lingüísticos de PEN Internacional (TLRC, por sus siglas en inglés) y el Centre Internacional Escarré per a les Minories Ètniques i les Nacions (CIEMEN), con el apoyo de la UNESCO. La conferencia tuvo lugar del 6 al 8 de junio de 1996 en auditorio de la Universidad de Barcelona. En esta conferencia se aprobó la Declaración Universal de los Derechos Lingüísticos, firmada por los representantes de 66 ONGs y 41 Centros PEN. El objeto principal de la declaración es promover los derechos de los hablantes de lenguas minoritarias.

Date:

08/06/1996

Creator:

Catalan Centre

Centre:

Catalan Centre  (PEN Català)

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