Monday, March 7th, 2011...11:43 am

Summer School on Human Rights, Minorities and Diversity Management

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Where: Institute for Minority Rights- EURAC Bozen/Bolzano, Italy

When: 06/20/2011 to /07/01/2011

Deadline for Application: April 1, 2011

Tuition Fee: 500 Euros, Accommodation, travel costs and other expenses not covered by the tuition fee.  Scholarships covering the tuition fee are available.

The Summer School deals with the complexities of human and minority rights and diversity management in Europe.  The 2011 special focus explores linguistic diversity in Europe: How can minority languages spoken by more than forty million people in the European Union be protected and promoted? Which languages need a special attention? How to acquire and teach a minority language? What is the challenge of linguist diversity and language protection within the EU?

The program offers not only an in-depth overview on human and minority rights, focusing especially on linguistic diversity and language rights, but also the possibility to discuss their implementation with international leading academics, lawyers and practitioners from international organizations.

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