Guidelines of National Identity, Civil Society and Society Integration Policy (excerpt), 2011

IMMIGRANTS – foreigners living in Latvia with fixed term or permanent residency permits, as well as Latvian non-citizens. Within the meaning of the Lisbon Treaty they are third country nationals. There are three groups of immigrants in Latvia. The largest group are the former citizens of the USSR who arrived to Latvia as a result … Continue reading "Guidelines of National Identity, Civil Society and Society Integration Policy (excerpt), 2011"

Multilingualism: Between Policy Objectives and Implementation (excerpt), 2008

[..] Table 11: Action Plan Good Practice Examples [..] [..] Country 3 Building a language friendly environment [..] [..] Latvia Dialogi.lv (http://www.dialogi.lv/article.php?id=2688&t=0&rub=0&la=3) Latvian-Russian bilingual web portal promoting intercultural awareness [..] [..] Document data: IP/B/CULT/IC/2007-100 Published: 2008, not earlier than in September. Link: https://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/etudes/join/2008/408495/IPOL-CULT_ET(2008)408495_EN.pdf The opinions expressed in the document are the sole responsibility of the … Continue reading "Multilingualism: Between Policy Objectives and Implementation (excerpt), 2008"