Resolution on National Minorities (excerpt on citizenship, participation), OSCE PA, July 2004

The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly: (..) 16. Strongly recommends that the Latvian authorities create conditions for participation of stateless persons in the political life of the country by granting them the right to vote in local elections; Document data: adopted between 5 and 9 July 2004. Link: http://www.oscepa.org/documents/all-documents/annual-sessions/2004-edinburgh/declaration-11/232-edinburgh-declaration-eng/file Also available in Russian at http://www.oscepa.org/documents/all-documents/annual-sessions/2004-edinburgh/declaration-11/236-edinburgh-declaration-russian/file

Resolution on National Minorities (excerpt on ratifications), OSCE PA, July 2004

The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly: (..) 15. Calls upon the Latvian authorities at the earliest possible date and without reservation to ratify Framework Convention for Protection of National Minorities as well as Protocols No.12 and No.13 to the European Convention on the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms; Document data: adopted between 5 and 9 July 2004. … Continue reading "Resolution on National Minorities (excerpt on ratifications), OSCE PA, July 2004"

Resolution on National Minorities (excerpt on anti-discrimination law), OSCE PA, July 2004

The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly: 14. Calls upon national parliaments and governments of Latvia and Estonia to approve comprehensive legislation prohibiting discrimination based on race, colour, language, religion, sex, national origin and other grounds in the fields of education, employment and social welfare, as well as excluding decision-making directed towards assimilation of national minorities; Document data: … Continue reading "Resolution on National Minorities (excerpt on anti-discrimination law), OSCE PA, July 2004"