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Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities

18/03/2014
Denmark: visit of the Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities

A delegation of the Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities will visit Åbenrå and Copenhagen from 19-21 March 2014 in the context of the monitoring of the implementation of this convention.

This is the fourth visit of the Advisory Committee to Denmark. The Delegation will have meetings with the representatives of all relevant ministries, public officials, NGOs, as well as national minority organisations.

The Delegation includes Ms Aliona GROSSU, Advisory Committee member elected in respect of Moldova, Ms. Ivana JELIĆ, Advisory Committee member elected in respect of Montenegro, Mr. Gjergj SINANI, Advisory Committee member elected in respect of Albania, and Mr. Krzysztof  ZYMAN, Administrator, Secretariat of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities.

Note: Denmark submitted its fourth State Report under the Framework Convention in January 2014. Following its visit, the Advisory Committee will adopt its own report (called Opinion), which will be sent to the government for comments. The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe will then adopt conclusions and recommendations in respect of Denmark.