Galicia’s Government forces the closure of CUAC’s FM broadcasting

The members of CUAC FM decided on Thursday 28 September 2017 to cease their FM broadcasting after receiving a notification of sanction by the Xunta de Galicia, that threatens to fine the radio station with between 100 thousand and 200 thousand euros for broadcasting “without having the corresponding license “. The assembly that manages the radio decided to keep only

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Minority Languages and Free Radios meeting in the Basque Country 28-30 June 2017

Pueblos – Bakea eta Duintasuna Elkarteak (Association for Peace and Dignity), Radio Antxeta Irratia and Arrosa Sarea (Network of Basque Free Radios), has organised the meeting called “Minority Languages and Free Radios” from the 28th to the 30th of June.  This is a follow up to an initial AMARC Europe meeting held in the European Parliament in Brussels in October 2013. This

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David Grosclaude, journaliste, conseiller régional en grève de la faim au Conseil Régional d’Aquitaine

Voici la lettre et la pétition de David Grosclaude, conseiller régional d’Aquitaine qui entame une grève de la faim pour manifester son attachement à la Langue Occitane aujourd’hui menacée par l’Etat Français. http://david-grosclaude.com/category/mespresats/ https://www.change.org/p/gr%C3%A8ve-de-la-faim-pour-la-langue-occitane-cc-gouvernementfr-fhollande?recruiter=30236111&utm_campaign=signature_receipt&utm_medium=email&utm_source=share_petition     Chères amies / Chers amis, Assez de mépris pour notre langue ! Les signes de mépris de la part de l’État pour notre langue se

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AMARC calls for MEPs to support Community Radio as a tool for the protection and promotion of Regional Minority Languages in Europe

AMARC Europe highlighted the needs of community media and, especially, those broadcasting through European Regional languages during the meeting of the Intergroup for Traditional Minorities, National Communities and Languages that took take place on Thursday 16 January 2014 in Strasbourg. The meeting was facilitated by Basque MEP Iñaki Irazabalbeitia, of the European Free Alliance group. The meeting opened with an

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Belfast’s Irish Language radio station Raidió Fáilte wins the Radio Academy Award for the Northern Ireland Region

Belfast’s Irish language community radio station Raidió Fáilte has won the Radio Academy Nations and Regions Award for the Northern Ireland region. Beating off strong competition from other stations Raidió Fáilte won the award, gaining high praise from the Radio Academy judges who stated that “despite stiff competition from other excellent stations, Raidió Fáilte won out through its ambition and breadth.” The judges

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