6th March 2018 – announcement of the "Language Rights: Issues and Good Practices" conference

On 21-22 September 2018, the UW Section for Sign Linguistics in collaboration with the European Language Council is organizing an international conference in Warsaw entitled “Language Rights: Issues and Good Practices”. The focus will be on language rights (pertaining to both phonic languages and sign languages) as reflected in healthcare, education, social services, contacts with the law-enforcement and justice system, migration and asylum-seeking. Paper proposals can be submitted until the end of May. The languages of the conference will be English and Polish Sign Language (PJM). More information available here.