Petition: Defending Belgium’s cultural heritage

http://rechtsgeschiedenis.wordpress.com/2014/11/14/defending-belgiums-cultural-heritage

“Last week many media published the news about a drastic cut in the budgets of major cultural institutions in Belgium. in particular federal institutions such as the Bibliothèque Royale Albert I in Brussels and the Archives de l’État en Belgique, also in Brussels, face next year a loss of 20 percent of their yearly budget. I use here the French name of both institutions, but in particular on the website of the Belgian National archives you can immediately gauge the multilingual character of Belgian society. Belgium can be roughly divided in three parts, Flanders, Wallonie and the central region in and around Brussels, Belgium’s capital. The German-speaking minority in the region along the German border has in principle the same rights as the Flemish and Wallon communities.

An online petition has been launched to give the protest against these plans a loud and clear voice, and I cordially invite you to share your concern about these proposals by signing this petition. ”

PLEASE SIGN!



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Klaus Graf (2014, 14. November). Petition: Defending Belgium’s cultural heritage. Archivalia. Abgerufen am 22. Juni 2024, von https://doi.org/10.58079/bgzh

Autor: Klaus Graf

Historiker und Archivar, Blogger

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