Language Law and Language Rights Conference, June 14-17, 2006

 

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF LINGUISTIC LAW

ACADÉMIE INTERNATIONALE DE DROIT LINGUISTIQUE

 

Dréacht-Chlár

Draft Programme

Programme Préliminaire

 

 

An 10ú Comhdháil Idirnáisiúnta ar Theanga agus Dlí

La dixième Conférence internationale de sur le droit et la langue

The Tenth International Conference on Language and Law

 

‘NA DÚSHLÁIN A BHAINEANN LE HACHTÚ AGUS LE CUR I BHFEIDHM DLÍ AGUS CEARTA TEANGA’

 

‘DROIT, LANGUE ET DROITS LINGUISTIQUES: LES DEFIS DE LA MISE EN ŒUVRE’

 

‘LANGUAGE LAW AND LANGUAGE RIGHTS:

 THE CHALLENGES OF ENACTMENT AND  IMPLEMENTATION

 

 

Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh, 14 Meitheamh – 17 Meitheamh 2006

Galway, Irlande, 14 juin - 17 juin 2006

National University Of Ireland, Galway, 14-17 June 2006

 

Ionad / Venue / Le Lieu

 

Beidh imeachtaí na Comhdhála ar siúl in Áras Dán na Mílaoise, Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh (ach amháin má luaitear a mhalairt sa chlár).

 

The venue for all Conference activities will be the Arts Millennium Building, National University of Ireland, Galway unless otherwise stated in the programme.

 

Is féidir léarscáil champas na hOllscoile a fháil ag an seoladh thíos. Tá Áras Dán na Mílaoise marcáilte leis an uimhir 36 ar an léarscáil:

 

http://www.nuigalway.ie/about/maps/map.php

 

A map of the University campus can be found at the following address. The Arts Millennium Building is number 36 on the map:

 

http://www.nuigalway.ie/about/maps/map.php

 

Réamhchlárú/Registration/ Inscription

 

Tuesday – Mardi – Dé Máirt,  13/06/2006

 

15.00-21.00:     Clárú - Registration - Inscription


An Chéad Lá – Day 1

 

Wednesday – Mercredi - Dé Céadaoin,  14/06/2006

 

 

 

 8.30- 9.00:            Clárú - Registration - Inscription

 

 

9.00-10.00:      Opening Addresses - Allocutions d'ouverture – Oscailt na Comhdhála

 

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

Seosamh Mac Donnacha, Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge

 

An tOllamh James J. Browne, Registrar and Deputy President, National University of Ireland, Galway.

 

Joseph-G. Turi, Secretary General, International Academy of Linguistic Law / Académie internationale de droit linguistique

                       

Professor William Schabas, Director, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI, Galway

                       

Peadar Mac an Iomaire, Príomhfheidhmeannach/Chief Executive, Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge, Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh

 

Seán Ó Cuirreáin, An Coimisinéir Teanga (Commissioner for Official Languages, Ireland)

 

 

10.00-11.00:    FIRST PLENARY SESSION – PREMIÈRE SÉANCE PLEINIÈREMÓRSHEISIÚN A HAON

Plenary Speakers:

 

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

                        Dónall Ó Riagáin, Comhairleoir Neamhspleách / Independent Consultant / Conseiller indépendant, Ireland

 

                        Dzenana Hadziomerovic, Legal Advisor to the High Commissioner on National Minorities

 

                       

Philip Blair, Director, Directorate of Cooperation for Local and Regional Democracy, Council Of Europe.

 

11.00-11.30:            Coffee break - Pause-café – Sos tae

 

 

11.30-13.00:    SECOND PLENARY SESSION – DEUXIÈME SÉANCE PLEINIÈREAN DARA MÓRSHEISIÚN

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

 

Marcel  Martel, Département d’histoire, York University

 

                               

                                LES CONSEILLERS DU PRINCE’: L’EXPERTISE ET L’ÉLABORATION DES POLITIQUES LINGUISTIQUES CANADIENNES, 1960-1980

                               

(‘THE ADVICE OF THE PRINCE’ : THE ROLE OF EXPERTS IN THE ELABORATION OF CANADIAN LINGUISTIC POLITICS 1960-1980.)

                               

(‘COMHAIRLE AN PHRIONSA’: RÓL NA SAINEOLAITHE SA PHOLAITÍOCHT A BHAIN LE CÚRSAÍ TEANGA I GCEANADA 1960-1980)

 

Matthew Hayday, Mount Allison University

                        Between politicians and parents: The role of expert testimony in the development of official languages in Canadian education

                       

Marcel  Martel, Département d’histoire, York University

Un travail dans les coulisses: l’Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation et la politique linguistique ontarienne

(‘Work in the Wings’: The Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation and Ontarian Linguistic Policy)

 

                        Martin Pâquet, Département d’histoire, Université Laval

Influencer et agir : les experts et la Commission Laurendeau-Dunton

                        (To Influence and to Act: the experts of the Laurendeau-Dunton Commission)

 

                        Stéphane Savard, Étudiant au doctorat à l’Université Laval

Le rôle des membres des élites franco-ontariennes dans la transformation de l’ordre symbolique canadien entre 1963 et 1982.

(The role of Elite Franco-Ontarians in the transformation of the Canada’s symbolic order between 1963 and 1982.)

 

 

13.00-14.15            LUNCH – DÎNER- LÓN

 

 

14.15-15.15     THIRD PLENARY SESSION – DEUXIÈME SÉANCE PLEINIÈREAN DARA MÓRSHEISIÚN

 

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

                        Professor William Schabas, Director Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI, Galway

 

Professor Fernand de Varennes, Murdoch University, Australia

Implementing International Language Rights Standards: Challenges, Difficulties and Possibilities

 

 

15.15-17.15:    WORKSHOPS – ATELIERS – CEARDLANNA (Session/Seisiún/Séance 1)

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 1A

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

15.15-15.45

Paul Bilbao Sarria, Hizkuntz Eskubideen Behatokia, Observatory of Linguistic Right

Language rights and the legal system in the Basque Country

 

 

15.45-16.15

Thomson Irvine, Senior Crown Counsel, Saskatchewan Dept. of Justice

Language rights in the legal system of Saskatchewan

 

 

16.15-16.45

Dr.Beiping Song, Institute of Applied Legal Language, Beijing College of Politics and Law

Project of Establishing a Database of Chinese-English Legal Language

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 1B

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

15.15-15.45

Prof Paul Ghils, Professeur de relations internationales à la Haute Ecole de Bruxelles ; Rédacteur en chef d’Associations transnartionales/Transnational Associations, UAI/UIA.

Le droit cosmopolitique à l’épreuve de Babel

 

 

15.45-16.15

Dr Iñigo Urrutia & Prof. Iñaki Lasagabaster, University of the Basque Country

The linguistic law of the European Union: Can we speak about linguistic rights?

 

 

16.15-16.45

Giancarlo Rolla, Professor of the University of Genoa,  Italy & Eleonora Ceccherini, Professor of the University of Siena, Italy

The Constitutional Protection of the Linguistic Diversity in the European Union

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 1C

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

15.15-15.45

Prof. Francesca Rosati, Associate Professor of English Language,

Director of the Centre for Modern Languages, University of Teramo - Italy
Multilingualism and Language Policies in Africa: the Case of Ghana

 

 

15.45-16.15

Bojan Brezigar Editor-in-Chief, Primorski dnevnik, Italy

Linguistic diversity as key topic in the new Draft Statute of the
autonomous region Friuli Venezia Giulia

 

 

 

16.15-16.45

Thérèse Caron

Les droits linguistiques dans une province majoritairement francophone

(Language Rights in a French Speaking Province)

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 1D

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

15.15-15.45

Prof Roland Breton, Professor Emeritus of Geography

Paris-8 University

The French Model of Negation of Language Rights

 

 

15.45-16.15

Kate Waterhouse, PhD Student, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI, Galway.

Minorities, Language Rights and Terrorism

 

 

16.15-16.45

Dr. Xabier Arzoz, Lecturer of Administrative Law, University of the Basque Country, Spain

The status of language rights: The relationship between human, constitutional and legal rights

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 1E

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

15.15-15.45

Yanfen Li. China

The Influence and Function of legal language to Judge Profession

 

 

 

15.45-16.15

Carlos Torres

The United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico and its new English language requirement for admission to the Bar

 

 

16.15-16.45

Liu Gui Xiang

An analysis of the pragmatic functions of legal language from the perspective of pragmatics.

                

 

 

 

16.45-17.15:            Coffee break - Pause-café – Sos tae

 

 

 

17.15-18.15:    WORKSHOPS – ATELIERS – CEARDLANNA (Session/Seisiún/Séance 2)

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 2A

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

17.15-17.45

Prof. Lachman Khubchandani, Professorof Linguistics, Director

Centre for Communication Studies, Indus Education Foundation, Pune, India

The Rigth to Communicate

 

 

17.45-18.15

Daithí Mac Síthigh, Law School, Trinity College Dublin

Multilingualism.com: Internationalisation of Domain Names and the Embedding of Online Language Rights

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 2B

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

17.15-17.45

Pascale Duparc Portier, National University of Ireland Galway, République d’Irlande & Antoine Masson, Université du Luxembourg, CEPRISCA, Université de Picardie

De l’usage des adages latins en pays de Common Law et en pays de Civil Law

 

 

17.45-18.15

Liao Meizhen, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, Hubei, P. R. China; China University of Political Sciences and Law, Beijing, P. R. China

A Study on Re-contextualization of Chinese Courtroom Discourse

 

                

 

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 2C

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

17.15-17.45

Kjell Herberts, Åbo Akademi University, Finland

The implementation of language rights: The case of the city of Vaasa/Vasa

 

 

17.45-18.15

Carmen Bestué, Translation and Interpreting Faculty, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Official recognition of Catalan and its status as a language of law

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 2D

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

17.15-17.45

Dr. V. Lakshmanan, Professor of English, Annamalai University, India

Law, Language, Linguistic Diversity and Fundamental Rights: The Indian Experience

 

 

17.45-18.15

Francesca Vaccarelli, University of Rome

Languages in Zimbabwe

 

 

 

 

6.30                 Drinks and Book launch

                       

20.00               SOCIAL EVENT

                        Barbecue Warwick Hotel Ceol Traidisiúnta

 

 


 

 

An Dara Lá – Day 2

 

Thursday – Jeudi - Déardaoin  15/06/2006

 

 

9.00-11.00:      FOURTH PLENARY SESSION – TROISIÈME SÉANCE PLEINIÈRE AN TRÍÚ MÓRSHEISIÚN

 

Language Planning and Linguistic Human Rights: Challenges and Possibilities in Cross-National Perspective — From Dialogue to Action

 

Pleanáil Teanga agus Cearta Teanga an Duine: Na Dúshláin agus na Féidearthachtaí a bhaineann le dearcadh Tras-Náisiúnta – Ó Bhriathar go Bearta!

CATHAOIRLEACH – CHAIRPERSON - PRÉSIDENT DE SÉANCE

 

Teresa L. McCarty, Arizona State University, USA

                       

                        Presentations:

Teresa L. McCarty, Arizona State University, USA

Language Education Planning and Policies by and for Indigenous Peoples — Challenges and Possibilities in the Native American Context

 

Tamara Borgoiakova, Khakas State University, Russia

Language Status, Politics, and Linguistic Rights in Russia

 

Sonja Novak Lukanovic, Institute for Ethnic Studies, Ljubljana, Slovenia

                        Language Diversity in Border Regions in Slovenia — Recent Research and Implications for Language Rights

 

Terrence Wiley, Arizona State University, USA

                        Language Rights and Educational Equity in English-Only Arizona

 

                        Discussants:

Dónall Ó Riagáin,  Linguapax Institute, Ireland (Discussant)

 

 

 

11.00-11.30:            Coffee break – Pause-café – Sos tae

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11.30-13.00:    WORKSHOPS – ATELIERS – CEARDLANNA (Session/Seisiún/Séance 3)

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 3A

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

11.30-12.00

Professor H.J. Lubbe & Dr E.J.J. Truter,  University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa

Right to mother-tongue education vs the right to receive education in the language of choice

 

 

12.00-12.30

Professor Rosemary Salomone, Kenneth Wang Professor of law, St. John’s University, School of Law (USA)

Language Rights and Schooling in the Age Of Transnationalism and Mass Migration

 

 

12.30-13.00

Professeur André Braën, Section de droit civil, Université d’Ottawa

L’enseignement Dans La Langue De La Minorité Au Canada

 

 

                

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 3B

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

 

11.30-12.00

Prof. Theodorus du Plessis, Unit for Language Management

University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, Republic of South Africa

The politics of language delegitimisation – a case study on language regulation for the motor-vehicle registration system of the multilingual Free State Province of South Africa

 

 

12.00-12.30

Dr Wilson McLeod, University of Edinburgh & Dr John Walsh, National University of Ireland, Galway

An overcoat wrapped around an invisible man? Language legislation and community language revitalisation in Ireland and Scotland

 

 

12.30-13.00

Paulo Feytor Pinto, Associacao de Professores de Portugues, Lisboa, Portugal

Language Rights in the Constitutions of Portugal (1822-1976)

 

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 3C

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

11.30-12.00

Mr. Forbang Tewarra Acquilla, Mr. Iyok Sammy Pride Ayuk & Mrs. Ngum Relindis, Legal Resource Foundation, Tiko, Cameroon

The Language Question in Cameroon

 

 

12.00-12.30

Hilmi Alacakli ,Maîitrê de Conférences Université de Marmara

Kadikëy Istanbul Turquie

Changements du statut des autochtones en Amérique du Sud

 

 

12.30-13.00

Abid-Houcine Samira, Université Djillali Liabès de Sidi-Bel-Abbès, Algérie

What future for Berber languages in Algeria?

 


SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 3D

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

11.30-12.00

Dónall Ó Riagáin, Comhairleoir Neamhspleách / Independent Consultant / Conseiller indépendant, Ireland

Fourteen years on – a look at the european charter for regional or minority langauges & its impact on european language policy

 

 

12.00-12.30

Elizabeth Craig, Lecturer in Law at the University of Sussex

Irish Language Education in Northern Ireland and the Council of Europe’s Minority Treaties

 

 

12.30-13.00

Jozef  Sivak, Chercheur á l'Académie slovaque des Sciences (SAV) et ancien expert près le Conseil de l'Europe)

Les Langues Minoritaires Entre Le Droit Et La Politique : Les Droits Linguistiques A La Lumière De La Convention-Cadre.

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 3E

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

11.30-12.00

Prof Gerald Lynch, Department of English, University of Ottawa
Mordecai Richler and Bill 101

 

 

12.00-12.30

Giuseppe G. Castorina, Head of Dept. of Modern Languages for Public Policies, Faculty of Political Science, University of Rome "La Sapienza" – Italy

A linguistic strategy of total liberation and decolonization: Ken Saro-Wiwa and Wole Soyinka

 

 

12.30-13.00

Su Jinzhi, China

Hong Kong Written Chinese in the Bilingual Legal System in Hong Kong

 

 

13.00-14.15:            LUNCH – DÎNER- LÓN

 

 

14.15-15.45:    WORKSHOPS – ATELIERS – CEARDLANNA (Session/Seisiún/Séance 4)

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 4A

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

14.15-14.45

Bernhard Altermatt, PhD candidate, University of Fribourg-Freiburg, Switzerland

Language Policy between Constitutional Arrangements and Legislative Action: The territorial management of linguistic diversity in Swiss and Belgian school systems

 

 

14.45-15.15

 

 

 

 

15.15-15.45

Myriam Abouzaid. Étudiante en 1ère année de doctorat à l’Université Stendhal de Grenoble, France.

Situation sociolinguistique de la langue amazighe (berbère) au Maroc.

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 4B

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

14.15-14.45

Gérard Finn, Conseiller, Commissariat aux langues officielles Ottawa, Canada

Lois linguistiques et instruments de mise en œuvre, approche du gouvernement du Canada

 

 

14.45-15.15

Melle Marlène COLLETTE-Leveque, Nancy, France

Le statut de la langue dans le cadre constitutionnel français : la confusion entre langue nationale et langue officielle

 

 

15.15-15.45

Dr. Joshua Castellino, Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland, Galway

The Theory of Affirmative Action Measures and its Application in the Protection of Linguistic Rights

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 4C

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

14.15-14.45

Fatih Ozturk, PhD student in Law, University College Cork,Ireland

Language Rights in Turkey

 

 

14.45-15.15

Malika Ahmed Zaid-Chertouk, Université Mouloud Mammeri, Tizi Ouzou, Algérie

Droits linguistiques et incidences sur le développement socio-économique : le cas du berbère en Algérie

 

 

15.15-15.45

Iwona Witczak-Plisiecka, Institute of English Studies, University of Lodz, Poland

The Law on Kashubian in Poland

 

 

                

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 4D

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

14.15-14.45

Prof. Nelson Mbulaheni Musehane, Tshivenda Language Research and Development Centre, University of Venda for Science and Technology, Limpopo Province, South Africa

The impact of langauge policies on the development of indigenous African languages in institutions of higher learning, in South Africa

 

 

14.45-15.15

Professor Shoazizov Sh. Sh., The Uzbek State World Languages University, Uzbekistan (Tashkent)

Educational-pedagogical status of languages

 

 

15.15-15.45

Jean-Bernard Adrey, University of Coventry

Language Law, Language Ideologies and Language-in-Education: Policy Implementation in Corsica - the Need for an Alternative Approach to Language Implementation Research in Minority Language Contexts in France.

 

 

 

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 4E

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

14.15-14.45

Pádraig Ó RiagáinInstitiúid Teangeolaíochta Éireann/ Linguistics Institute of Ireland, Baile Átha Cliath/Dublin, Ireland

Setting International Standards for Minority Language Policy: An Appraisal of ‘The Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities’ in Practice.

 

 

14.45-15.15

Dott. Giovanni Agresti, Chercheur en Langue Française, Faculté de Sciences Politiques, Université de Teramo, Italy

Le droit-menace : analyse argumentative d’un corpus de textes contraires à la ratification, de la part de l’État français, de la Charte européenne des langues régionales ou minoritaires.

 

 

15.15-15.45

Professor Andrássy, György, University of Pécs, Hungary

Recognition of the Right to Use One’s Own Language and the Matter of Simplicity

 

 

15.45-16.15:            Coffee break - Pause-café – Sos tae

 

 

16.15-17.45:    WORKSHOPS – ATELIERS – CEARDLANNA (Session/Seisiún/Séance 5)

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 5A

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

16.15-16.45

Professor WANG Jie, LI Li, YOU Zhian, Research Centre of Law and Language, China University of Political Science and Law

Report on the Use of Mandarin-Uighur Bilinguals in the Court of Xinjiang Autonomous Region

 

 

16.45-17.15

Mary Phelan, School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies, Dublin City University

Legal Interpreting in Ireland

 

 

17.15-17.45

Mr. R. Gwynedd Parry, LLB, Barrister, Lecturer in Law, University of Wales, Swansea, England

Bilingual Juries and the Implementation of Minority Language Rights: Three Jurisdictions Compared

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 5B

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

16.15-16.45

Chris Kostov, Ph.D. Student, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Citizenship and Language in Canada, 1910-1977

 

 

16.45-17.15

MIYAWAKI Hiroyuki

Wartime language policy and language rights : A case study of the Japanese Empire

 

 

17.15-17.45

Dr. Brian Ó Conchubhair, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Irish Language and Literature, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame

The Irish Language and the Law in 19th-century Ireland

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 5C

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

16.15-16.45

Dr Subhash Gupta, Dean, Western International University, New Delhi, India

Rights of Linguistic Minorities

 

 

16.45-17.15

Jean-Emet Nodem, Département de philosophie et Sciences Sociales, Université de Dschang, Cameroun

Les Langues dans le proocessus de Developpement Rural au Cameroun

 

 

17.15-17.45

Meital Pinto, Doctoral Student, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Theoretical Framework for Selecting Minority Languages that should be protected by Language Rights: Illustrated by the Israeli Linguistic Case

 

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 5D

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

16.15-16.45

Jenő Böszörményi, Public Foundation for European Comparative Minority Research, PHD-student, Budapest University of Economics and Public Administration

Linguistic Rights in Judicial Procedure – An International Law Perspective

 

 

16.45-17.15

Zhigang  Zhou

Analysis of Legal Language

 

 

 

 

20.00-23.00:    SOCIAL DINNER (GALA EVENING) - DINER SOCIAL (SOIREE DE GALA) –DINNÉAR NA COMHDHÁLA

 

Aoi speisialta – Distinguished guest - Invité de marque:

 

Éamon Ó Cuív T.D., Aire Gnóthaí Pobail, Tuaithe agus Gaeltachta - Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs.


 

 

An Tríú Lá – Day 3

 

Friday – Vendredi – Dé hAoine  16/06/2006

 

 

 

9.00-10.00:      FIFTH PLENARY SESSION – QUATRIÈME SÉANCE PLEINIÈRE AN CEATHRÚ  MÓRSHEISIÚN

                       

                        Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

                        Professor William Schabas, Director Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI, Galway

                        Language, the Covenant and the Human Rights Committee

 

                        Joseph Turi

 

 

10.00-11.00:    WORKSHOPS – ATELIERS – CEARDLANNA (Session/Seisiún/Séance 6)

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 6A

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

10.00-10.30

Robert Dunbar, Reader in Law, The University of Aberdeen, Scotland

Legislative Promotion of Minority Languages and the Rights of Non-Speakers

 

 

10.30-11.00

Mary O'Malley-Madec Villanova University & NUI, Galway

An bhfuil an ceart agat?: Linguistic Rights and Irish.

                

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 6B

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

10.00-10.30

Dr. Peadar Ó Flatharta, Senior Lecturer/Léachtóir Sinsearach, Dublin City University/Ollscoil Chathair Bhaile Átha Cliath

The nature and extent of language specific legislation and organisational issues and structures in language legislation bodies in Wales, Ireland and Scotland.

 

 

10.30-11.00

Dr. Karel Prinsloo, Project Leader, Language Strategy for Afrikaans, Pretoria, South Africa

Towards a language strategy for Afrikaans

 

 

 

 

SEISIÚN – SESSION - SÉANCE 6C

Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

10.00-10.30

Dáithí Mac Cárthaigh, B.L., Baile Átha Cliath, Éirinn

Cearta Teanga agus Reachtaíocht Teanga –Language Rights and Language Legislation

 

 

 

10.30-11.00

An Dr Conchúr Ó Giollagáin, Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge

Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh (National University of Ireland, Galway)

Do Official Linguistic Boundaries Foster Linguistic Rights?

 

 

11.00-11.30:            Coffee break – Pause-café – Sos tae

 

11.30-12.30:    SIXTH PLENARY SESSION – QUATRIÈME SÉANCE PLEINIÈREAN CEATHRÚ  MÓRSHEISIÚN

 

                        Cathaoirleach – Chairperson - Président de séance:

                        Joseph Turi

                        CALL TO UNESCO AND TO THE STATE MEMBERS OF THE ORGANIZATION FOR AN INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON LINGUISTIC DIVERSITY

 

                       

12.30-13.30:      PLENARY SESSION – SÉANCE PLEINIÈRE MÓRSHEISIÚN

·        Launch of Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Language and Law Law, Language and Linguistic Diversity’, Beijing, China  September, 2004

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·        Closure of the International Conference. - Conclusions de la Conférence internationale et allocutions de clôture

·        An 11ú Comhdháil Idirnáisiúnta ar Theanga agus Dlí / La 11ème Conférence internationale de sur le droit et la langue / The 11th International Conference on Language and Law: LISBOA, PORTUGAL September 2008

 

 

13.30-14.30            LUNCH – DÎNER- LÓN

 

 

 

 

An Ceathrú Lá – Day 4

 

Dé Sathairn - Saturday - Samedi, 17/06/2006

 

 

 

 

10.00-17.00:            Day tour – Excursion – Turas lae