STANDING COMMITTEE
CONF/SC(2011)SYN6

Strasbourg, 11 May 2011

SYNOPSIS

FOR THE ATTENTION OF THE MEMBERS OF THE STANDING COMMITTEE

The Standing Committee, meeting on 14 April at the close of the Conference of INGOs:

1. Adopted the agenda [CONF/SC(2011)OJ5]

2. Approved the summary of decisions taken on 13 April 2011 [CONF/SC(2011)SYN5]

3. Follow-up to the NGO Forum on “New multicultural challenges: how can NGOs play their part?”

4. Organisation of an event in October 2011 – What follow-up can be given to the situation in the countries on the southern shores of the Mediterranean?

5. Proposal by François Becker, 3Gi, for a study day in January 2012 on “Becoming citizens of a plural Europe: interfaith spaces and practices”

6. Expert Council on NGO Law: report on Azerbaijan

7. Other business