Naf.Parlamentuan20170201The Parliament of Navarre, first step of the Protocol to Ensure Language Rights on its institutional road

The Kursaal was packed with hundreds of entities and individuals from inside and outside Eukal Herria

The Secretary General of Kontseilua (Council of Social Entities of the Basque Language) Paul Bilbao presented to the President of the Parliament of Navarre, Ainhoa Aznarez, the Donostia Protocol, which has been signed in December the 17th in Kursaal Palace, Donostia (Basque Country) by more than 120 European social entities representing more than 30 language communities.

aA tool to safeguard language rights has been set in motion with the presentation of the Donostia Protocol

The Kursaal was packed with hundreds of entities and individuals from inside and outside Eukal Herria

In a simple, moving event, the Protocol to Ensure Language Rights, also known as the Donostia Protocol, was presented the 17th of décember to the public today in Donostia. Paul Bilbao, the secretary general of Kontseilua, said in his speech that this protocol is a practical exercise in historical empowerment in which social entities have demonstrated their ability to create an effective tool to meet the challenge of safeguarding the rights of Europe’s minority languages. The Protocol project is sponsored by Kontseilua and the Donostia 2016 Foundation.


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