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Minority languages Song Contest 2011
The 8th ''Liet International'' minority song contest took place in Udine, Italy on 19 November 2011. Bands performing in Asturian, Sami, Frisian, Irish, Karelian, Latgalian, Gaelic, Low German, Friulian and Sardinian competed for a prize sponsored by the Council of Europe, which has a special Charter for Regional or Minority Languages. The jury award went to the young Frisian singer-songwriter Janna Eijer from the village of Jobbegea in the Netherlands. The Coffeeshock Company, a Croatian band from Burgenland in Austria, won the public award.
Minority languages Song Contest 2011
The 8th ''Liet International'' minority song contest took place in Udine, Italy on 19 November 2011. Bands performing in Asturian, Sami, Frisian, Irish, Karelian, Latgalian, Gaelic, Low German, Friulian and Sardinian competed for a prize sponsored by the Council of Europe, which has a special Charter for Regional or Minority Languages. The jury award went to the young Frisian singer-songwriter Janna Eijer from the village of Jobbegea in the Netherlands. The Coffeeshock Company, a Croatian band from Burgenland in Austria, won the public award.

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Strasbourg dialogues with Stephane Hessel
Stéphane Hessel is a former diplomat, ambassador, concentration camp survivor and French Resistance fighter. Born in Germany, he became a French citizen in 1939. The author of the best-selling booklet "Indignez-Vous", he was recently the guest of the Council of Europe and the city of Strasbourg, appearing before a live audience of nearly 1,000 people to talk about his life and political philosophy.
Strasbourg dialogues with Stephane Hessel
Stéphane Hessel is a former diplomat, ambassador, concentration camp survivor and French Resistance fighter. Born in Germany, he became a French citizen in 1939. The author of the best-selling booklet "Indignez-Vous", he was recently the guest of the Council of Europe and the city of Strasbourg, appearing before a live audience of nearly 1,000 people to talk about his life and political philosophy.