ECMI's 10th anniversary

Speech by Chairman Dr. Knud Larsen
Honorary Professor at Copenhagen Business School, Former Permanent Secretary at the Danish Ministry for Research, Chairman of the Danish Refugee Council, Chairman of the Environmental Assessment Institute.

Speech by Ms. Caroline Schwarz
Commissioner for Minorities and Cultural Affairs of the Minister-President of Land Schleswig-Holstein Ms Caroline Schwarz on behalf of Minister President Peter Harry Carstensen

Speech by Uffe Toudal Pedersen
Uffe Toudal Pedersen (DK) Permanent Secretary of the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Information.

Speech by Dr. Christoph Bergner
Address delivered by the Federal Government Commissioner for Matters Related to Repatriates and National Minorities, Dr. Christoph Bergner, Parliamentary State Secretary on the occasion of the official ceremony to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI) in Flensburg on 4 December 2006

Speech by Alyson J.K. Bailes
Remarks by Alyson J.K. Bailes, Director, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

Starting ECMI
Stefan Troebst Professor of East European Cultural Studies at the University of Leipzig and Acting Director of the Leipzig Centre for East Central Europe (GWZO) ECMI Director 1996-1998

1st ECMI Lecture
The OSCE and Conflict Prevention: the Role of the High Commissioner on National Minorities, by Max van der Stoel, 10 April 1997

10th Anniversary Press Release
The official Press Release


Some Impressions from our anniversary event
We have collected some pictures from our event, which you can view online.

ECMI founders:

The German Federal GovernmentThe German
Federal Government
The Danish GovernmentThe Danish
The Federal State Schleswig-HolsteinThe Federal State