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DH-DEV Group on Human Rights
in a Multicultural Society
(GT-DEV-SM)

Presentation

The Working group on human rights in a multicultural society (GT-DEV-SM – terms of reference) was set up in 2007 to examine the issues related to the respect for human rights in a multicultural society and to identify areas where further intergovernmental work would be beneficial.

The Group participated, inter alia, in the organisation of the Conference on human rights in culturally diverse societies (The Hague, November 2008) and prepared the draft Declaration of the Committee of Ministers on human rights in culturally diverse societies (adopted on 1 July 2009). n public areas” and to organise a conference on human rights in a multicultural society (The Hague, November 2008).

 

Documents GT-DEV-SM

1st meeting, 17–19 October 2007 (Paris) Report
2nd meeting, 17–18 March 2008 (Strasbourg)   Report