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Italy: publication of the 4th Advisory Committee Opinion

28/07/2016

The Council of Europe Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities has published its Fourth Opinion on Italy together with the government comments. The comments are also available in Italian.

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Adoption of a Committee of Ministers’ resolution on Lithuania

09/07/2016

Resolution CM/ResCMN(2016)9 on the implementation of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities by Lithuania (Adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 6 July 2016 at the 1262ndmeeting of the Ministers' Deputies)

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Adoption of a Committee of Ministers’ resolution on Spain

09/07/2016

Resolution CM/ResCMN(2016)10 on the implementation of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities by Spain (Adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 6 July 2016 at the 1262ndmeeting of the Ministers' Deputies)

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Publication of the 4th ACFC Thematic Commentary imminent

28/07/2016

The Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities will soon publish “THE FRAMEWORK CONVENTION: A KEY TOOL TO MANAGING DIVERSITY THROUGH MINORITY RIGHTS, THEMATIC COMMENTARY No. 4, THE SCOPE OF APPLICATION OF THE FRAMEWORK CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF...

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Europe, the “demonisation” of minorities and the rise of intolerance

24 September 2014: In this podcast interview, minorities expert Athanasia Spiliopoulou Åkermark, discusses her view that Europe’s “tolerance for intolerance” towards minority groups is on the rise.

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