AUTUMN SESSION

STANDING COMMITTEE
CONF/SC(2009)SYN6

Strasbourg, 10 November 2009

SYNOPSIS

FOR THE ATTENTION OF MEMBERS OF THE STANDING COMMITTEE

The Standing Committee of the Conference of INGOs, meeting in Strasbourg on 1 October 2009 with Jean-Marie Heydt in the chair:

1. Priorities of the Conference of INGOs

2. Activities of the committees and transversal groups

3. Co-operation with the Council of Europe North-South Centre – Draft agreement for opinion

4. Participation by the Conference of INGOs in the intergovernmental steering committees

5. Procedure for the granting and withdrawal of participatory status

6. Date of the next meeting: to be confirmed.

Cc: Members of the Standing Committee
Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly
Secretary General of the Congress
Secretary to the Committee of Ministers
Directors General
Director of the Private Office of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe
Director of External Relations
Director of Strategic Planning
Director of Communication
Director of the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights