Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.165 - Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education in the European Region

Nature of declaration : Authorities
Status as of 22/11/2017


Declaration contained in a letter from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Latvia, dated 1 June 1999, handed to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of ratification, on 20 July 1999 - Or. Engl. .

In accordance with provisions of Article II.2 of the Convention, the Republic of Latvia declares that the authority which is competent to make decisions in recognition cases is the:

Latvian Academic Information Centre - Valnu Str. 25 - Riga, LV-1098 - Latvia - Telephone: (371) 67225155 - Telefax: (371) 67221006.
Period covered: 01/09/1999 - 15/09/2000
Articles concerned : II.2

Declaration contained in a letter from the Academic Information Centre of Latvia, dated 8 September 2000, registered at the Secretariat General on 15 September 2000 - Or. Engl. - and confirmed by a letter from the Perrmanent Representative of Latvia, dated 17 October 2000, registered at the Secretariat General on 18 October 2000 - Or. Engl.

The competence to make recognition decisions lies with higher education institutions. Decisions are to be made on basis of recognition statement issued by the Academic Information Centre (Latvian ENIC/NARIC), located :

Valnu str. 2,
Riga LV-1050,
Tel.: +371-6722 51 55
Fax: +371-6722 10 06
E-mail :
Internet :
Period covered: 15/09/2000 -
Articles concerned : II.2

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