SUMMER SESSION

DEMOCRACY, SOCIAL COHESION
AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES
COMMITTEE
CONF/DEM(2012)SYN2

Strasbourg, 6 January 2013

DRAFT SYNOPSIS

FOR THE ATTENTION OF MEMBERS OF THE DEMOCRACY, SOCIAL COHESION
AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES COMMITTEE

The Democracy, Social Cohesion and Global Challenges Committee of the Conference of INGOs, meeting on 26 June 2012 in Strasbourg with Anne-Marie CHAVANON, Chair of the Committee, in the chair,

1. Agenda

3. Council of Europe bodies’ 2012 commitments on democracy

4. Declaration/Charter on Democracy

5. World Forum for Democracy and European Local Democracy Week

6. Major global issues in 2012

7. Gender equality: a condition for success of the Arab Spring

8. Working groups’ activities

9. Representation of the committee and/or of the Conference of INGOs

10. INGO-Service 

11. Date of the next plenary meeting of the committee: during the January 2013 session of the Conference of INGOs.