Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities

Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (FCNM)

News

06/08/2014
Malta and Latvia:
adoption of Committee of Ministers' Resolutions

05/08/2014
Bulgaria:
publication of the 3rd ACFC Opinion

29/07/2014
Czech Republic:
receipt of the fourth cycle State Report

16/07/2014
Spain:
visit of the Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention

15/07/2014
"The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia":
receipt of the fourth cycle State Report

30/06/2014
Advisory Committee: new composition

30/06/2014
Serbia: publication of the 3rd ACFC Opinion

11/06/2014
Committee of Ministers: adoption of the 1st cycle resolution concerning Georgia

03/06/2014
Advisory Committee: election of an expert to the list of experts eligible to serve on the Advisory Committee in respect of the United Kingdom

30/05/2014
Advisory Committee: 
Statement on the situation of national minorities in Crimea

28/05/2014
Committee of Ministers: 
adoption of two resolutions

23/05/2014
Advisory Committee: 
adoption of the first opinions under the 4th cycle of monitoring

21/05/2014
Poland: receipt of the comments on the 3rd ACFC Opinion

05/05/2014
Estonia: receipt of the 4th cycle State Report

29/04/2014
Cyprus: receipt of the 4th cycle State Report

11/04/2014
Ukraine: ad hoc procedure

07/04/2014
Liechtenstein: receipt of the 4th cycle State Report

07/04/2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina: publication of the 3rd ACFC Opinion

18/03/2014
Denmark: visit of the Advisory Committee

17/03/2014
Italy: receipt of the 4th cycle State Report

13/03/2014
Germany: receipt of the 4th cycle State Report

10/03/2014
Spain: receipt of the 4th cycle State Report

03/03/2014
Advisory Committee: election of two experts

More recent news

Last update: 8 August 2014

Table status of monitoring work

Fact Sheet          FCNM leaflet

Round-table event to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Council of Europe Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities
Link to the round-table
file

 

 Commentaries of the Advisory
 Committee

Compilation of Thematic Commentaries of the Advisory Committee
First Edition (September 2013)

Individual commentaries:

Language Rights (adopted on 24/05/2012)
(Albanian, Armenian, English, Estonian, French, German, Latvian, Russian, Serbian)

Participation (adopted on 07/02/2008)
(Albanian, Armenian, Bosnian, Czech, English, French, Georgian, German, Hungarian, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian and Swedish

Education (adopted on 02/03/2006)
(Armenian, Azeri, Czech, English, French, Russian, Serbian, and Swedish)

 
 Links
European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages
ECRI
LGTB Unit
Enlarged Partial Agreement on Sport (EPAS)
Sport Conventions
Remembrance of the Holocaust and Prevention of Crimes against Humanity
Social Cohesion and Diversity (Social Cohesion and Integration, Social Cohesion, Research and Early Warning, Migration Co-ordination)
Commissioner for Human Rights
Roma  
Directorate of Education and Languages/Education of Roma Children
Venice Commission
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OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities
The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
OHCHR Human Rights Council 
United Nations Human Rights, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Forum on Minority Issues

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ECMI
MRG