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Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities

Convention

Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (FCNM) (1998)

 

About the Charter

 

Advisory Committee

  1. Thematic commentaries of the Advisory Committee

Adopted in order to guide States Parties and other actors in the implementation of the rights granted by the Framework Convention.

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  2. Committee Opinions

 

Committee of Ministers

The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe has the final responsibility in the monitoring of the Framework Convention (see Article 26 of the FCNM). It adopts country-specific Resolutions, which are largely based on the Advisory Committee’s Opinions.

  • Resolution CM/Res(2009)3 amending Resolution (97) 10 on the monitoring arrangements under Articles 24-26 of the Framework Convention for the protection of National Minorities

  • Resolution(1997)010: Rules adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the monitoring arrangements under articles 24 to 26 of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities

  • 974th meeting – 27 and 28 September 2006 : Proposal regarding the commencement of the monitoring of the Framework Convention without a state report

  • 850th meeting – 03 September 2003 : Proposal regarding the commencement of the monitoring of the Framework Convention without a state report

  • 835th meeting – 08 April 2003 : Renewal of authorisations granted to the Advisory Committee for the first monitoring cycle

  • 832nd meeting - 19 March 2003: Failure to comply with the reporting obligation

  • 799th meeting - 13 June 2002: Rights of national minorities - Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1492 (2001)

  • 756th meeting - 12-14 June 2001 : General issues related to the monitoring of the Framework Convention

  • 740th meeting - 7 February 2001 : Monitoring of the implementation of the Framework Convention

 

National Reports

• Albania

• Andorra

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Armenia

  • Austria

• Azerbaijan

• Belgium

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Bosnia and Herzegovina

• Bulgaria

• Croatia

• Cyprus

• Czech Republic

• Denmark

• Estonia

• Finland

• France

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Georgia

• Germany

• Greece

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Hungary

• Iceland

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Ireland

• Italy

• Latvia

• Liechtenstein

• Lithuania

• Luxembourg

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Malta 

• Moldova

• Monaco

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Montenegro

• Netherlands

• Norway

• Poland

• Portugal

• Romania

• Russian Federation

• San Marino

• Serbia

• Slovak Republic

• Slovenia

• Spain

• Sweden

• Switzerland

• "The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia”

• Turkey

  • State Report
  • Opinion
  • Comments
  • Resolution

• Ukraine

• United Kingdom

• UNMIK Kosovo (agreement)