WINTER SESSION
HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE
CONF/HR(2010)SYN1

DRAFT SYNOPSIS
OF THE MEETING ON 25 JANUARY 2010

FOR THE ATTENTION OF MEMBERS OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE

The Human Rights Committee, meeting on 25 January 2010 with Gabriel Nissim (World Catholic Association for Communication, SIGNIS) in the chair:

1. Was greeted warmly by the Chair, who hoped that the committee and its members would make great efforts in support of all people who were suffering serious difficulties because of the many disasters throughout the world.

2. Adopted the synopsis of the meeting held on 30 September 2009 [CONF/HR(2009)SYN4].

3. Resisting the rise of discrimination: tasks for human rights INGOs

4. Future of the European Court of Human Rights

5. Human rights and religions

6. Media education

7. First European Youth and Human Rights Fair

8. Other business