Observatory of the Galician Language


Welcome to the website of the Galician language observatory. Here you will be able to find interesting information on Galicia’s own language, as well as on the task carried out in the observatory up to date.

The observatory of the Galician language began on 2007 as an initiative of the General Secretariat of Linguistic Policy of the Xunta de Galicia (Galician autonomous government), and has as a main goal to obtain a first hand knowledge on the situation of the Galician language on Galician society. This information can be found on this website.

Furthermore, the web includes social-linguistic documents of the Spanish official languages, as well as other countries’, among some other resources. The observatory of the Galician language wishes to contribute to the linguistic diversity on the world and to promote regional minority languages. Faithfull to this goal, this web counts on a news section with the linguistic reality in the world, updated daily, as well as an electronic weekly bulletin.

Therefore, we invite you to visit our webpage -in one of the following languages: Galician, Spanish and English- and to subscribe to our bulletin. If you wish to know better of the observatory of the Galician language, you may send an email to the address info@observatoriodalinguagalega.org.

Translated by the Galician Language Observatory