Archive for November, 2010

Why is the protection of national minorities’ rights so important and needed?

Why is the protection of national minorities’ rights so important and needed?

Posted on November 20, 2010 by admin
Fot. Beata Naniewicz The stages of development, dilemmas, catalogues of national minorities’ right – these were the topics in which new knowledge was gained by the participants of the lecture, which was the second part of lectures titled “Improving skills in human rights in terms of the EU and international law. The lectures triggered a gathering of a few tens of people in the House of Polish Culture on the 20th of November this year, who came to improve their knowledge about human rights and especially those of the national minorities....
"Improving human rights qualifications within the field of International and European Union law" – first lectures

“Improving human rights qualifications within the field of International and European Union law” – first lectures

Posted on November 02, 2010 by admin
The Association of Polish Lawyers in Lithuania together with the European Foundation of Human Rights set out series of lectures due to the development of ‘Improving abilities regarding human rights within international law and European Union law’ project. All lectures are free and open to all. Two keynote lectures were delivered on the 29th and the 30th of October 2010 by dr Łukasz Wardyn who is an EFHR’s expert (he is also a former lecturer of international  and European law at Kozminski University and a post-doctoral fellow of Harvard University in 2009). The first meeting with dr...

Within the OSCE the protection of national minorities in a part of the policy

Posted on November 01, 2010 by admin
This statement is the conclusion, to which the participants of the recent lecture have come, the lecture being a part of a bigger project called “Improving skills at human rights in terms of EU and international law”. The system of cooperation between member states of the OSCE is based on the idea that if all member countries reach mutual agreement, it will ensure their peace and security and that forced regulations are practically ineffective. Making this idea the basis of its operation, the OSCE linked the idea of human rights to the concepts of international collaboration between...