STATEMENT regarding the political situation in Catalonia and the grave events of 20 September

Linguapax CONDEMNS the acts of coercion carried out against the Catalan institutions over the last few days.

Linguapax represents a network of people and projects which are committed to living together in a peace grounded by global linguistic and cultural diversity.

In the spirit of our organisation, we defend the freedom of speech and the right of peoples to decide their destiny. We strongly appeal for dialogue and mutual understanding based on respect for the dignity of all.

Barcelona, September 21, 2017
(World Day of Peace)