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


PARLIAMENTARY PERSPECTIVE OF CHALLENGES FACING TODAY’S EUROPE

October 18, 2007 - B-318 Rayburn House Office Building

Official Transcript:



Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Alcee L. Hastings Chairman Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin Co-Chairman Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hon. Christopher H. Smith Ranking Minority Member Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Mr. Göran Lennmarker President Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Parliamentary Assembly

Countries

Sweden

Issues

Citizenship and Political Rights
Combating Corruption
Confidence and Security Building Measures
Conflict Prevention/Rehabilitation
Economic Cooperation
Elections
Environment
Equality of Opportunity for Men and Women
International Humanitarian Law
Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons
National Minorities
OSCE Institutions/Structures/Meetings
Racism/Anti-Semitism
Right of Peaceful Assembly
Rule of Law/Independence of Judiciary
Trafficking in Human Beings


   
 

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