“the right to use

a regional or minority language

in private and public life

is an inalienable right”

DATABASE FOR
THE
EUROPEAN CHARTER FOR
REGIONAL OR
MINORITY LANGUAGES

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maintained by the

Public Foundation for European Comparative Minority Research

 

Supported by the

Council of Europe and the

Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Hungary

Sami in Finland

 

  Entry into force of the Charter for Sami

1 March 1998

  Status of Sami

territorial language

  Level of protection for Sami

Part II & III

  Provisions applied to Sami

  Territorial application

without restriction

  Translation to Sami (North Sami)

  Other countries where Sami is protected under the Charter

 

 

  Documents of the monitoring process for Sami

  Recommendations of the Committee of Experts and the Committee of Ministers regarding Sami

  Fulfilment of obligations (summary table)

 

 

  Other languages under the Charter’s protection in Finland:

 

 

 

 

 

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