We make the request to support the PROTOCOL TO ENSURE LANGUAGE RIGHTS promoted by KONTSEILUA, the Council of Social Organisations of the Basque Language and Donostia / San Sebastián 2016 Foundation; conducted by ELEN, LINGUAPAX, UNPO, PEN INTERNATIONAL, EMCI and CIEMEN, and completed with contributions from social organizations working for minoritised languages in Europe during 2015-2016.