In May 2017, Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, announced that he would speak French at a conference because, after Brexit, “slowly but surely English is losing importance in Europe”. As premature statements go, that must...
The Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) is the pre-eminent UK-based professional membership body for language practitioners. It aims to enhance the recognition and promote the value of languages and language skills in the public interest.
As the House of Lords prepares for the second reading of the EU (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill on 20 February, the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) urgently appeals to the Prime Minister to clarify the uncertain status of the 3.3...
The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Modern Languages has just launched Brexit and Languages: A checklist for Government negotiators and officials.
On 13 September eCPD Webinars hosted a webinar for members of the Chartered Institute of Linguists and the Association of Translation Companies.
How linguists might be affected by the UK leaving the EU
What does Brexit mean for the language professions? Members shared their hopes and fears in a recent survey
Following yesterday’s referendum, the UK electorate has voted in favour of leaving the European Union, after 43 years as a member.