MINELRES: CoE FCNM: Committee of Ministers adopts a resolution on the protection of minorities in Portugal
Thu Sep 13 17:29:28 2007
Original sender: Nicola Markes-Goerlach <Nicola.MARKES-GOERLACH@coe.int>
THE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS ISSUES RECOMMENDATIONS ON MINORITY PROTECTION
Strasbourg 5.9.2007 - The Committee of Ministers has just adopted a
resolution on the protection of national minorities in Portugal. This
resolution contains conclusions and recommendations, highlighting
positive developments but also a number of areas where further measures
are needed to advance the implementation of the Framework Convention for
the Protection of National Minorities.
The resolution is largely based on the corresponding Opinion of the
Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention. The detailed Opinion of
the Advisory Committee of independent experts, together with the
comments by the government of the Portugal, are also available on line.
www.coe.int/minorities see News
Council of Europe / Conseil de l'Europe
Directorate General of Human Rights and Legal Affairs
Secretariat of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National
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