Links to minority NGOs and QUANGOs in Latvia

Umbrella NGOs: Council of Latvia’s NGOs (critical of the government) Latvian Association of Ethnic Culture Societies (government-funded) Russian/Old Believer minority: Culture Development Foundation (organisers of the annual Russian Culture Days) Russian Society in Latvia (Orthodox) Arkona (education; inactive) Russian Culture Centre (Daugavpils city municipality) Association of Russian Language and Literature Teachers Sororitas Tatiana (corporation) Fraternitas … Continue reading "Links to minority NGOs and QUANGOs in Latvia"

Links on language-related documents and statistics

Language and demographics Central Statistical Bureau. 2011 census results on languages (press release); (tables); (maps of Riga and Jurmala cities); (Resident population in statistical regions, cities and counties by sex, language mostly spoken at home and age group). Central Statistical Bureau. 2017 survey results on languages Education statistics Ministry of Education and Science. 2019/2020 statistics on … Continue reading "Links on language-related documents and statistics"

Links on nationality-related documents and statistics

Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs statistics Naturalization statistics: (EN) (LV) Other population statistics, which includes distribution of population by nationality (pēc valstiskās piederības), by ethnicity (pēc nacionālā sastāva) & nationality, by year of birth (pēc dzimšanas gada) and nationality, by municipality (pašvaldībās) & ethnicity, by municipality & nationality (LV only) “Kopā“=”Total”; “Latvietis“=”[Ethnic] Latvian”, … Continue reading "Links on nationality-related documents and statistics"

Links to English-language studies & policy documents

Vladimir BUZAYEV Legal and social situation of the Russian-speaking minority in Latvia. Riga: Averti-R, 2014 (also available, in a different version, in French and Russian) Roma in Latvia. Research report 2015 – Society Integration Foundation – Language situation in Latvia: 2010–2015 A sociolinguistic study. Scientific Editor: L. Lauze. Editor-in-Chief: G. Kļava. Rīga: LVA, … Continue reading "Links to English-language studies & policy documents"