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ECMI provides expertise on political participation to the CoE’s Committee of Ministers

A Conference on Effective Participation of Persons Belonging to National Minorities in Europe takes place 7-8 June 2010 in Skopje. It is organized in the framework of the Chairmanship of the “former Yugoslav Republic of... [more]


ECMI issues report on election observations in Georgia’s local elections

On 30 May 2010, the European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI) conducted election observations in Georgia’s local elections. The elections saw the participation of 24 political parties and follow two successive elections in... [more]


ECMI signs co-operation agreement with the Advanced Social and Political Research Institute (ASPRI) of the University of Latvia

On 20 May 2010, ECMI Director Dr. Tove H. Malloy and the Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Latvia, Prof. Juris Rozenvalds representing ASPRI signed a Memorandum of Understanding laying out intentions... [more]


ECMI provides expertise on political participation to the Federal Union of European Nationalities (FUEN) annual Congress in Slovenia

The 55th FUEN-Congress takes place 12–15 May in the Slovenian capital, Ljubljana and will host circa 200 delegates of autochthonous minorities from 30 countries who will hear expert advice from Senior Research Associate at the... [more]


Die Roma – Europas größte marginalisierte Bevölkerung. Was wird Europa tun?

ÖFFENTLICHER VORTRAG DES ECMI AM 6. MAI, 16 UHR KOMPAGNIETOR, SCHIFFBRÜCKE 12, 24939 FLENSBURG Die Europäische Kommission hat das Jahr 2010 zum Europäischen Jahr der Bekämpfung von Armut und sozialer Ausgrenzung ausgerufen.... [more]


ECMI participates in conference on new Danish appropriations law for the Danish minority in Schleswig-Holstein

On 23 March 2010, the Danish Parliament unanimously adopted an appropriations bill establishing by law the annual subsidies allocated to the support of the Danish minority in Schleswig-Holstein. The Law which came into effect... [more]


ECMI contributed to the “Information Seminar on the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages (ECRML) for Associations of Minorities”.

Under the auspices of the European Union-Council of Europe Joint Programme on “Minorities in Russia 2009-2011”, aiming at the assistance to the ratification of the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages (ECRML) by... [more]


ECMI participates in the EU’s Fundamental Rights Agency Platform

ECMI Director Dr. Tove H. Malloy participates in the 3rd annual Fundamental Rights Platform (FRP) of the European Union’s Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) in Vienna, Austria on 16 and 17 April 2010. ECMI was invited to become a... [more]


ECMI-EURAC Workshop on “National and Ethnic Minorities in the Russian Federation”

ECMI is hosting a meeting of the ECMI-EURAC Study Group “National and Ethnic Minorities in the Russian Federation” on April 12, 2010. The workshop will bring together a group of internationally renowned experts in the field of... [more]


Mediterranean Research Meeting, 24-27 March 2010

ECMI’s PD Dr. Jan Asmussen and Dr. Oleh Protsyk participated in the workshop “Rethinking interethnic reconciliation in the Western Balkans: borders, minorities, governance” at the European University Institute’s 11th... [more]

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