MINELRES: CoE FCNM: Committee of Ministers adopts resolutons on minority protection in Cyprus, "FYROM" and UK
Sun Jul 13 10:46:05 2008
Original sender: Nicola Markes-Goerlach <Nicola.Markes-Goerlach@coe.int>
THE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS ISSUES RECOMMENDATIONS ON MINORITY PROTECTION
IN CYPRUS, “THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA” AND THE UNITED
Strasbourg 09.07.2008 - The Committee of Ministers has just adopted a
resolution on the protection of national minorities in Cyprus, “the
former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” and the United Kingdom. These
resolutions contain 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 resolutions are largely based on the corresponding Opinions of the
Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention. The detailed Opinions of
the Advisory Committee of independent experts, together with the
comments by the government of Cyprus, “the former Yugoslav Republic of
Macedonia” and the United Kingdom are also available on line.
http://www.coe.int/minorities (see News)
Council of Europe
Directorate General of Human Rights and Legal Affairs
Secretariat of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National
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