Working Group on Minorities- Tenth session (1-5 March 2004)


Agenda (French / Spanish)
Annotated agenda (French / Spanish)

Working Papers
Minorities and self-determination (presented by Mr. José Bengoa)
E/CN.4/Sub.2/AC.5/2004/WP.1 (French / Spanish)

The role of the Working Group on Minorities (presented by Mr. Tom Hadden)
E/CN.4/Sub.2/AC.5/2004/WP.3 (English only)

An Examination of Approaches by International Development Agencies to Minority Issues in Development (presented by the Minority Rights Group International)
E/CN.4/Sub.2/AC.5/2004/WP.5 (English only)

Intégration et autonomie des minorities en Côte d’Ivoire (presented by Mrs. Adrienne Blay Botau)
E/CN.4/Sub.2/AC.5/2004/WP.8 (French / Spanish)

Background documents
Report on the Ninth Session of the Working Group on Minorities
E/CN.4/Sub.2/2003/19 (French / Spanish)

High Commissioner's report on minorities to the 60th session of the Commission on Human Rights
E/CN.4/2004/75 (Advanced edited version in English)



Item 3 (a): Reviewing the promotion and practical realization of the Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities Item 3 (b): Examining possible solutions to problems involving minorities, including the promotion of mutual understanding between and among minorities and Governments Item 3 (c): Recommending further measures, as appropriate, for the promotion and protection of the rights of persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities Item 4: The future role of the Working Group