Russia’s influence measures and propaganda [..] The results did, however, provide quantitative information on the representation of Latvia in Russian propaganda media, showing a long timestrategy to create a negative and hostile image of Latvia rather than a coordinated informative support to any particular political party. At the same time, it cannot be denied that … Continue reading "Constitution Protection Bureau annual public report 2018 (excerpt), 2019"
II. PEOPLE OF LATVIA Our common goal is a healthy, well-educated, secure and cohesive society. A strong national identity and a sense of belonging to the country, the Latvian language and culture guarantee the security and existence of Latvia as a national state. (..) Education (..) 125.We will improve the education quality criteria at all … Continue reading "Declaration of the Intended Activities of the Kariņš Cabinet (excerpts), 2019"
II. The aim of implementing the content of pre-school education, its tasks and model of education programmes (..) 4. Pre-school education shall be conducted in accordance with the pre-school education programme models given in the annexes to the present regulation. (..) IV. The mandatory content of pre-school education, planned results of its acquisition by fields … Continue reading "Cabinet regulation No. 716 of 21.11.2018 (on pre-schools; excerpts)"
RUSSIAN INFLUENCE ACTIVITIES AND PROPAGANDA (..) Russian influence activities in Baltic region are also carried out by Russian established and controlled pseudo-academic and expert organizations. The most visible examples in 2017 were foundation “Istoricheskaya pamyat”,“Rossiyskaya asociaciya Pribaltiyskih issledovaniy” and discussion club “Kaliningradskiy blogpost” (..) “Rossiyskaya asociaciya Pribaltiyskih issledovaniy” publishes pseudo-scientific materials, including on so-called discrimination … Continue reading "Constitution Protection Bureau annual public report 2017 (excerpts), 2018"
Previous version of the regulation Version after the 2017 amendments [absent] 78.1 The person administering the examination leads the process of examination in Latvian (except the examinations in languages as subjects) 92. An educatee who acquires general secondary education in a a minority education programme, has the right to choose the language of performing the … Continue reading "Amendments to Cabinet regulation No. 335 of 2010 (on school exams; excerpts), 2017"