, the Council of Europe is organising a thematic
workshop on âAnti-discrimination under the European Convention on Human Rights:
Protection against Discrimination on the Grounds of Religion, Expression and
Assemblyâ. The workshop will start at 9:30am at the hotel Beaumonde Garden.
Participants of the workshop
will include lawyers, human rights defenders and law students, who are selected
on the basis of their CVs and motivation letters. The participants will be given
the possibility to listen to the national and international human rights
experts, namely, Philip Leach, Marek Nowicki and Nana Mcvhedlidze and discuss
with them non-discrimination aspects in relation to the following freedoms:
religion, expression and assembly.
The activity takes place in the
framework of the European Union and Council of Europe Joint Programme
âStrengthening the capacity of lawyers and human rights defenders for domestic
application of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and of the Revised
European Social Charter (RESC)â.
For more information see: www.coe.int / www.coe.ge