Non-Governmental Organisations

Decision adopted on 27 January 2011
CONF/PLE(2011)DECI1

Future of the Expert Council on NGO Law

The Conference of INGOs welcomes the evaluation of the Expert Council which showed the important role of the Expert Council in the promotion and implementation of CM/Recommendation (2007)14 on the legal status of NGOs in Europe.

The Conference extends the mandate of the President of the Expert Council for one year so that he may provide continuity in its action and prepare proposals on the future role and operation of the Expert Council on NGO Law.

The Conference of INGOs confirms that work on NGO law remains a Conference priority.