HYPIA Podcast - Episode 1: Minority Languages

HYPIA Members Ilker Aslan, Matias Barmat (@hoopstats) , and Siru Laine (@Siru) covered the topic of Minority Languages in the first episode of HYPIA Podcasts.

  • Minority languages: the case of Swedish in Finland and in Aland Islands
  • Plurilingualism and multilingualism: a comparison of the cases of Belgium and Switzerland
  • Different educational models for regional languages: the case of Occitan in France and Catalan and Basque in Spain
  • Public administration in regional languages
  • The situation of Kurdish and Armenian in Turkey


To save and to preserve minority languages are a subject of major concern.
So let’s talk about them.