KyivPost

Odesa City Council to hold extraordinary session on language policy

Print version
Aug. 10, 2012, 2:49 p.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine

Odesa City Council will hold an extraordinary session on language policy in the city on Tuesday, August 14.
© Ganna Bernyk

SEE ALSO

Odesa City Council will hold an extraordinary session on language policy in the city on Tuesday, August 14, according to the council's media liaisons department.

The session will consider only one question – the implementation of the provisions of the Ukrainian law on principles of state language policy in the city of Odesa.

As reported, on Wednesday, Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych signed the law on principles of state language policy and instructed the Cabinet of Ministers to set up a working group to develop proposals to improve legislation on the use of languages in Ukraine.

The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively public debate through the Disqus system. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. The Kyiv Post will ban flagrant violators. If you think that a comment or commentator should be banned, please flag the offending material.
comments powered by Disqus

KyivPost

© 1995–2014 Public Media

Web links to Kyiv Post material are allowed provided that they contain a URL hyperlink to the www.kyivpost.com material and a maximum 500-character extract of the story. Otherwise, all materials contained on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced without the prior written permission of Public Media at news@kyivpost.com
All information of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency placed on this web site is designed for internal use only. Its reproduction or distribution in any form is prohibited without a written permission of Interfax-Ukraine.