Welcome to the website of the Heritage Language Consortium!

The Heritage Language Consortium, is a strategic partnership involving Lancaster University, the University of Lisbon, the University of Minho, NOVA University Lisbon, the University of Porto, Tübingen University, and Camões: Instituto da Cooperação e da Língua, Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The objective of the Consortium is to promote research on language learning and education, with a primary focus on Portuguese as a heritage language. The Consortium also participates in impact and outreach activities to engage with parents, teachers and policy makers.

Please visit the About us page for more detailed information.