Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities

 

Protection of national minorities: Council of Europe monitoring body publishes report on Bulgaria

Strasbourg, 23/01/2012 – The Council of Europe Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities has published its Second Opinion on Bulgaria, together with the government’s Comments.

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The Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities provides for a monitoring system whereby the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers, assisted by the Advisory Committee, composed of independent experts, evaluates the implementation of the convention.