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Endangered Languages in Turkey and Belgium

01 Jun

“Half of the 6,700 languages spoken today are in danger of disappearing before the century ends, a process that can be slowed only if urgent action is taken by governments and speaker communities. UNESCO?s Endangered Languages Programme mobilizes international cooperation to focus attention on this grave situation and to promote innovative solutions from communities, experts and authorities.” — UNESCO

UNESCO Interactive Atlas of the World?s Languages in Danger: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/index.php?pg=00206

According to the UNESCO Atlas these are the endangered languages in Belgium and Turkey:

Endangered languages in Belgium

Endangered languages in Belgium



Endangered languages in Turkey

Endangered languages in Turkey

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Posted by on June 1, 2010 in Linguistics

 

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