12 juillet 2019

Members of the Dutch parliament in favor of the Minority SafePack Initiative

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Apart from the financial support, giving priority to less widely spoken languages in the EU funding programmes and creating a special programme for smaller language communities would also be a political endorsement of the Frisian, Low Saxon, Limburgish communities by the European Union. More...

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FUEN presented the current situation of European minorities in Toronto

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"The two-day conference brought together high level representatives from international organizations and state governments as well as language commissioners, ombudsmen, experts and members of community organizations from around the world. The event explores the pivotal role of language ombudsmen in the protection of minority-language communities and as indispensable tools for societal integration, peace building and conflict prevention in multi-ethnic, multi-linguistic societies. More...

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German State Secretary Stephan Mayer visited FUEN in Flensburg

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Parliamentary State Secretary of the German Federal Ministry of the Interior, Development and Community Stephan Mayer visited the FUEN offices is Flensburg on Tuesday, 18 June 2019. This was the State Secretary’s first visit to Flensburg/Flensborg. More...

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22 juin 2019

German state secretary Stephan Mayer: FUEN always had and will have Germany’s support

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"In his keynote speech at the FUEN Congress 2019 German state secretary in the Ministry of Interior and Development Stephan Mayer congratulated Hartmut Koschyk on receiving the FUEN Prize. He also congratulated FUEN on its 70th anniversary, saying that in an age when nationalism and populism are on the rise again there is a great need for organizations such as FUEN. More...

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FUEN Congress 2019: focus on Slovakia

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Friday’s first panel discussion at the FUEN 70 year anniversary congress 2019 focused on the Hungarian minority in Slovakia. More...

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20 mai 2019

AGDM exhibition "In Two Worlds" opens in Munich, its 17th station

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Few people are aware of the diversity of German life outside Germany. In the exhibition, historical and current focal points show where and in which countries German language, German traditions as well as new ideas for German manifest themselves. More...

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Minorities from Bosnia and Herzegovina visited the FUEN office in Berlin

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Representatives of the Hungarian, Czech, Ukrainian, Italian, Macedonian and Roma minorities from Bosnia and Herzegovina were introduced to the FUEN and their work, addressing many issues and problems of minority protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The activities of FUEN and its German Working Group (AGDM) and the German minorities in 25 European countries were presented at this meeting. More...

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FUEN`s Education Working Group discussed the current state of minority education in Europe

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"17 minorities from 14 countries were represented at the second annual meeting of FUEN’s Education Working Group in Brussels. The meeting took place on 6-8 May 2019, and it also included the participation of the group in the European Regional Forum on Education, Language and the Human Rights of Minorities at the European Parliament. More...

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09 mai 2019

FUEN members presented their views and problems at UN’s Regional Forum on minority education

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Members of the FUEN Working Group on Education led by Vice President Olga Martens and representatives of FUEN Member Organisations took part in UN’s Regional Forum on Education, Language and the Human Rights of Minorities, held in the European Parilament on 6-7 May 2019. The Forum was organized by the UN and the Tom Lantos Institute in Budapest in partnership with several minority organisations including the FUEN. More...

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What Do We Really Mean When We Say We Are Hiring For Identity

By Eboo Patel. The danger that hiring for identity poses to minorities.
After professor-provocateur Camille Paglia made some especially offensive comments, student activists at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia demanded that she be dismissed (or put on the academic equivalent of ‘administrative duty’) and replaced by a queer person of color. More...

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