CLRA Recommendation 317 “Local and regional democracy in Latvia” (excerpts), 2011

4. The Congress notes with concern that: (..) f. in spite of the efforts made by the Latvian authorities to promote social cohesion, there are still restrictions on the participation in public affairs of non-citizens who identify with a national minority, including the failure to allow them to vote in local elections. 5. The Congress recommends that the Committee … Continue reading "CLRA Recommendation 317 “Local and regional democracy in Latvia” (excerpts), 2011"

CLRA Recommendation 257 “Local democracy in Latvia”, 2008

Recommendation 257 (2008)1 Local democracy in Latvia: the participation of non-citizens in public and political life at local level The Congress, bearing in mind the proposal of the Chamber of Local Authorities: 1. Refers to Article 2, paragraph 1.b, of Statutory Resolution (2000) 1 of the Congress, which provides that one of the objectives of the Congress is … Continue reading "CLRA Recommendation 257 “Local democracy in Latvia”, 2008"