Standardization – Municipal Office for the Promotion and Use of Valencian
1. WHAT IS THE MUNICIPAL OFFICE OF PROMOTION AND USE OF VALENCIANO?
The Municipal Office of Promotion and Use of Valencian is a service of the City of Moncofa responsible for promoting the use of Valencian in all the municipal level.
and it responds to a widely felt by the population of our municipality to dignify our language and give it the presence it deserves in all walks of need.
Moreover, the Municipal Regulation for Linguistic Normalization, adopted unanimously by the City Council in plenary on 27 September 2001, provided for the creation of the Office which is responsible for enforcement.
2. WHAT ARE THE FUNCTIONS OF THE OFFICE?
The main functions of the Office are as follows:
- Ensure compliance and the development of the Municipal Regulation for Linguistic Normalization.
- Advise and correct texts submitted by the various public or private entities.
- Inform citizens on aid or subvencions to promote the use of Valencian, from the Generalitat and other administrations and facilitate procedures in the application for aid.
- Organize refresher courses for staff of the City Council and other sectors of the population.
- Organize municipal promotional campaigns and language awareness.
- Advise, prepare and propose the necessity and baremación Valencian exercises performed in the entrance exams of the public calls the City.
- Plan actions and activities aimed at the progresive normalization of the Valencian.
- Advice on language rights of citizens.
3. WHAT OFFERS THE MUNICIPAL OFFICE OF PROMOTION AND USE OF VALENCIANO?
You can come to the office if you need:
- You clarify a linguistic question.
- To be informed about Valencian courses and exams Qualificadora Coneixements Board of Valencia.
- We help you write in Valencian the label of your trade.
- To be informed on aid or subsidies from the Generalitat Valencian for the intended use of your trade or business.
- There are also grants for non-profit associations for the promotion of Valencian.
- To be informed about your language rights.
- We help you translate you the name, check a text, etc.
4. DO YOU KNOW WHAT ARE YOUR LANGUAGE RIGHTS?
Keep in mind that, as recognized by the Law, the Valencian is the language of Valencia. It is also the official language together with Castilian.
The use of the Valencian produce full legal and administrative purposes and its use does not imply any need for translation.
Consequently, the use of Valencian, defined as the language, is effective in any dependence on the local, provincial, regional or state administration of Valencia.
Do not forget, therefore, have the right to use Valencian in all your relationships, whether public or private.
In administrative relations, the law requires the administration to inform managed everything that affects them in the language requested. You have the right to ask that all administrative entities of Valencia communicate in Valencian with you. Just fill requesting an instance.