Andras Pap addressed the UN Forum on Minority Issues

December 16, 2015

Andras Pap was invited to the committee of experts commenting on the Draft Recommendations on Minorities in the Criminal Justice System, prepared and to be presented by the Special Rapporteur on minority issues to the UN Human Rights Council at its thirty-second session. Professor Pap was also invited to give a presentation at the eighth session of the Forum on Minority Issues (24 – 25 November 2015)  at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. The Forum  has been established to provide a platform for promoting dialogue and cooperation on issues pertaining to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities, as well as thematic contributions and expertise to the work of the Special Rapporteur on minority issues. The Forum annually identifies and analyzes best practices, challenges, opportunities and initiatives for the further implementation of the Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities.