FUEN and YEN participating in the conference on the occasion of the 10 years anniversary of the Framework Convention in Strasbourg
On the occasion of the 10 years anniversary of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities on 9-10 October 2008 a conference took place at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg under the theme "Enhancing the impact of the Framework Convention: Past Experience, Present Achievements and Future Challenges", in which representatives of FUEN (Federal Union of European Nationalities and YEN (Youth of European Nationalities) as well as of their member organisations were participating. Read more here.
Preparatory meeting of the European Dialogue Forum
Prior to the conference the representatives of the autochthonous, national minorities had a meeting of the autochthonous, national minorities in the European Dialogue Forum in Strasbourg/Kehl. The European Dialogue Forum is the contact body of the European minorities at the European Parliament. The first constitutive session of the European Dialogue Forum with the members of the European Parliament was prepared. This meeting will take place in December 2008 in Brussels. Read more here.