Omparison between language policies in Galicia (autonomous community in northwest Spain) and Wales
Many aspects of the language policies concerning the Welsh language in Wales and the Galician language in Galicia MUST be discussed in this essay! Elements which needed to be discussed, analysed and compared are things such as:
Promoting the language + Advertising (how do they go about it, how much money is spent on the promotion + protection of the languages etc.
Funding of the languages in which areas (e.g. education) does most of the money get spent.
Newspapers in both languages how many are there/ is there a specific amount that must be printed in the language.
TV Channels how many channels are in the Galician language (Only 1 Welsh channel S4C)
Announcements public transport etc are they Always in Welsh AND English in Wales, Are they always in Galician AND Spanish in Spain.
Official and Administrative documents
Laws concerning the languages in both Galicia and Wales
Education, e.g how many Welsh-medium/ Galicia-medium schools are there? Are Welsh and Galician compulsory subjects in the countries? If so up until what age?
Please include in the intro a bit about the language and their status today e.g. Number of speakers, general information.
PLEASE FOCUS ON THE WELSH AND GALICIAN LANGUAGES AND NOT ON ENGLISH AND SPANISH!!
Thank you very much!