When: 10 November 2011, 15:00 - 11 November 2011, 17:30
Organized by: Lithuanian Chairmanship and OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human RightsThe Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting on Prevention of Racism, Xenophobia and Hate Crimes through Educational and Awareness-Raising Initiatives will review implementation of OSCE commitments, examine contemporary forms of racist and xenophobic intolerance and hate crimes and will provide an opportunity to review good practices of participating States, international organizations and civil society actors in this area.
The meeting will address the topic through the following three sessions:
Recommendations may be addressed to participating States, OSCE at large, OSCE institutions, including the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, OSCE field operations, other inter-governmental organizations, as well as civil society actors in OSCE participating States.
Online registration for all participants is available at: http://meetings.odihr.pl. Participants wishing to attend are requested to register by Wednesday, 9 November 2011. Registered participants will be able to collect their badges as of Thursday, 10 November 2011, from 9.00 in the Hofburg Congress Centre, in the main entrance hall. Registration during the Meeting is available at the same place.
Substantive content issues: Mr. Larry Olomofe at Larry.Olomofe@odihr.pl or +48 22 52 00 784.
Organizational matters: Ms. Saida Manieva at Saida.Manieva@odihr.pl or tel +48 22 52 00 657.
Registration: Ms. Anna Sierant at Anna.Sierant@odihr.pl or +48 22 52 00 627.
Organization of side events: Mr. Ireneusz Stepinski at email Ireneusz.Stepinski@odihr.pl or +48 22 52 00 658.