"To ensure that the Digital Single Market becomes a reality and that Europe strengthens its competitive position in the emerging global data economy, the European Language Industries & Research Community call for a STRATEGIC PROGRAMME, supported by relevant national and European decision-makers, catalysing the expertise of Europe’s many small, medium and large enterprises as well as research centres working on language technology".

The Call for Action was launched on 28 April 2015, at the occasion of the Riga Summit on the Multilingual Digital Single Market.