OING Conf (2008) OJ 2

Conference of INGOs

Agenda of the meeting on Tuesday 15 April 2008

9.30 am – 1 pm, Room 5

1. Opening of the meeting by the President, Annelise Oeschger

2. Agenda [OING Conf (2008) OJ2] : for adoption

3. Report on the meeting held on 22 January 2008 [OING Conf (2008) CR1]: for approval

4. Draft memorandum of partnership on relations between NGOs and local and regional authorities in Council of Europe member states: for adoption (Jean-Marie Heydt, Vice-President)

5. Co-operation between the INGO Conference and the EU Fundamental Rights Agency Platform : for discussion and adoption (Marie-JosÚ Schmitt)

6. Reorganisation of the structures and working methods of the Conference of INGOs: for exchange of views and decision

7. Update on INGO-Service (Michel Muller, Vice-Chair of INGO-Service)

8. Intercultural dialogue – Religious dimension: information on the Exchange held in Strasbourg on 8 April 2008 and the events organised by INGOs holding participatory status

9. Joint commemoration of the “Righteous” of Europe: for exchange of views and decision (Francis Rosenstiel, European Democracy Forum)

10. INGO Conference activities in the member states: for information

11. Other business

12. Date of the next meeting