FCNM Advisory Committee 3rd opinion on Latvia (excerpts on culture), 2018

II. ARTICLE-BY-ARTICLE FINDINGS (..) Article 5 of the Framework Convention Support for the preservation and development of the culture and identity of persons belonging to national minorities Recommendations from the two previous cycles of monitoring 60. The Advisory Committee called on the authorities to enhance their support for cultural activities and projects aimed at preserving … Continue reading "FCNM Advisory Committee 3rd opinion on Latvia (excerpts on culture), 2018"

Information on public financial support for projects on minorities (excerpts), 2010

(..) INFORMATION SUBMITTED BY LATVIA On December 27, 2002, the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Latvia adopted Regulation No 612 establishing the Secretariat of the Special Assignments Minister for Social Integration (hereinafter – Secretariat).29 One of Secretariat’s tasks was to provide support for the work and activities of national minority organizations in Latvia … Continue reading "Information on public financial support for projects on minorities (excerpts), 2010"

ECRI 2nd report on Latvia (excerpt on culture), 2001

SECTION I: OVERVIEW OF THE SITUATION (..) B. Constitutional provisions and other basic provisions (..) Law on the Unrestricted Development and Right to Cultural Autonomy of Latvia’s National and Ethnic Groups 22. The 1991 Law “on the Unrestricted Development and Right to CulturalAutonomy of Latvia’s National and Ethnic Groups” reaffirms the guarantee of equal human … Continue reading "ECRI 2nd report on Latvia (excerpt on culture), 2001"