SECTION I: OVERVIEW OF THE SITUATION A. International Legal Instruments 1. Latvia has ratified different international legal instruments relevant in the field of combating racism and intolerance. ECRI welcomes the signature by Latvia of the Additional Protocol N°12 to the European Convention on Human Rights. ECRI understands that the preparatory work for ratification of this … Continue reading "ECRI 2nd report on Latvia (excerpts on IDs and anti-discrimination law), 2001"
1. The Committee considered the initial, second and third periodic reports of Latvia (CERD/C/309/Add.1) at its 1348th and 1349th meetings (see CERD/C/SR.1348 and 1349), on 11 and 12 August 1999. At its 1367th meeting (see CERD/C/SR.1367), on 23 August 1999, it adopted the following concluding observations. A. Introduction 2. The Committee welcomes the submission of the combined … Continue reading "CERD Concluding observations on Latvia, 1999"