What is FIPLV?

The Fédération Internationale des Professeurs de Langues Vivantes, founded in Paris in 1931, is the only international multilingual association of teachers of languages. It has Non-governmental Organisation (NGO) ‘official partner’ status with UNESCO and has representation as an NGO with the Council of Europe. More about FIPLV here. For information about what membership of FIPLV brings you, please see below (after the news from our member association ALL).

LATEST! Our latest Newsletter October 2017  has just been published and can be found here. Full of news about FIPLV and its members and associates!

FIPLV Nordic-Baltic Region (NBR) Conference 2018, 7–8 June 2018, Vilnius, Lithuania: “Teaching and Learning Languages in the 21st Century: Linguistic, Educational and Cultural Aspects” – still time to submit papers!

Language Teachers’ Association of Lithuania (LKPA)
Institute of Foreign Languages of Faculty of Philology,
Vilnius University

invite you to

The FIPLV Nordic-Baltic Region (NBR)
Conference 2018
“Teaching and Learning Languages in the 21st Century: Linguistic, Educational and Cultural Aspects”

7 – 8 June, 2018
Vilnius, Lithuania

The conference will take place at:
On 7 June at the premises of
Government of the Republic of Lithuania, 11 Gedimino Ave., LT-01103 Vilnius, Lithuania

On 8 June at the premises of
Institute of Foreign Languages of Faculty of Philology
Vilnius University, 5 Universiteto St. Vilnius

Conference webpage:



See here for information on submitting proposals: DEADLINE January 12th 2018

ALL – the UK Association for Language Learning – publishes Languages Today three times a year. Due to popular demand from international audiences, it has now introduced the Languages Today online edition, which enables ALL to provide its highly valued publication via a more timely and cost effective delivery mechanism, particularly for those located outside of the UK. When you purchase this product you will be sent a PDF to download which contains a link to the online edition. For further information, click on the image above.

What FIPLV shares with you:

□ Support with promoting language learning

Contact with associations all over the world

□ Ideas for managing a language teacher association

□ Information about other language organisations

□ Open discussion among members (Forum)

□ Engagement in projects

□ Resources for language teaching and teacher training

Information about events

□ Information about publications

Documents on language policy

And, of course, all our latest news!


On FIPLV : A Poetic reflection

by Francisco Gomes de Matos, Recife,Brazil. President of the Board,ABA Global Education

In FIPLV interest in world languages we see

In FIPLV, multilingualism in action we see

In FIPLV languages-cultures are bridges between you and me

In FIPLV a commitment to Peaceful Language use we see

For FIPLV professionally to advance

The transdisciplinary preparation of language teachers may FIPLV enhance



The World Congress in Niagara Falls, organized jointly by the International Modern Language Teachers’ Federation (FIPLV), the Ontario Modern Language Teachers’ Association (OMLTA) and the Canadian Association of Second Language Teachers (CASLT), was a great success, with over 1200 participants.

Follow the link below to see photos as well as some presentations on the CASLT website: https://www.caslt.org/what-we-do/what-we-do-wcml-cmlv-2015_en.php