Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe


UNITED STATES HELSINKI COMMISSION

An independant agency of the United States Government charged with monitoring and encouraging compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other commitments of the 55 countries participating in the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

Hearings


HEARING: ADVANCING DEMOCRACY IN ALBANIA

July 20, 2004 - 334 Cannon House Office Building

Official Transcript:



Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Osmo Lipponen Ambassador Head of OSCE Presence (field mission) in Albania
Nicholas C. Pano Professor Emeritus of History Western Illinois University
Erion Veliaj Executive Director MJAFT! (ENOUGH!) /Balkans Youth Link
Kreshnik Spahiu Executive Director Citizen's Advocacy Office, and Chairperson, Albanian Coalition Against Corruption
Fatmir Mediu President Albanian Republican Party
Fatos Tarifa Ambassador Republic of Albania
Edward Selami Former Member Albanian Parliament

Countries

Albania

Issues

Citizenship and Political Rights
Combating Corruption
Elections
Freedom of the Media
National Minorities
OSCE Institutions/Structures/Meetings
Trafficking in Human Beings


   
 

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