MIME – Mobility and Inclusion in Multilingual Europe

FIPLV is happy to support MIME as part of its Stakeholder Forum.

The core assumption of the MIME project is that “mobility” and “inclusion” are not incompatible, but that they do not necessarily converge, and that societies (and even individual citizens) are often confronted with a trade-off between them. In general, more mobility may compromise inclusion and cohesion, while a focus on inclusion and cohesion may impair mobility. This assumption will be investigated and evaluated in several of the case studies MIME will produce, and pave the way for the next step in the MIME approach. How can we ease these tensions through well-designed policies?

See the website for further information: http://mime-project.org

The research has received funding from the European Community’s Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement No. 613334 (Project MIME).

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FIPLV exists for the worldwide support, development and promotion of languages through professional associations. We are active in over 100 countries and cover several hundred thousand teachers of languages worldwide.
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