Seventh session of the Forum on Minority Issues on "Preventing and addressing violence and atrocity crimes targeted against minorities”
Dates: 25 and 26 November 2014
Venue: Room XX of the Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland
NEW! Recommendations of the seventh session of the Forum on Minority Issues
Recommendations on "Preventing and addressing violence and atrocity crimes targeted against minorities" (A/HRC/28/77)
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Key documents for the Forum:
Report of the Special Rapporteur on minority issues, Rita Izsák, to the General Assembly "Preventing and addressing violence and atrocities against minorities"
Dialogue on the role of the United Nations in preventing and addressing violence and atrocity crimes against minorities
24 November 2014, Room XXIII - Palais des Nations, 10:00 to 13.00 Click here for more information..
Who may participate?
Each year, the Forum welcomes the participation of representatives of Member States, United Nations mechanisms, bodies and specialized agencies, funds and programmes, intergovernmental organizations, regional organizations and mechanisms in the field of human rights, national human rights institutions and other relevant national bodies, academics and experts on minority issues and NGOs. We particularly welcome as participants persons belonging to minorities who are actively engaged in promoting and protecting minority rights.
Please note that all participants must register for the Forum.
Information for participants, including about registration and accreditation, can be found at the link below.
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For information with regard to meeting proceedings and interventions, please refer to the document below:
Substantive Preparation note