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Volume: 42

Number: 6

July 26, 2010
www.csce.gov

OSCE HOLDS CONFERENCE IN ASTANA ON TOLERANCE AND NON-DISCRIMINATION



Report Contributors:
Erika B. Schlager, Counsel for International Law
Mischa Thompson, PhD, Policy Advisor


On June 28 and 29th, Kazakhstan, the OSCE Chair-in-Office for 2010, hosted a “High Level Conference on Tolerance and Nondiscrimination” in Astana, preceded by a one-day civil society forum.


• KAZAKHSTAN’S PRESIDENT OPENS WITH CALL FOR MORE TOLERANCE
• LEADING HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST ZHOVTIS “UNABLE TO ATTEND” DUE TO CONTINUED IMPRISONMENT IN REMOTE PENAL COLONY
• KAZAKHSTANI NGOS BRIEF DELEGATES ON HUMAN RIGHTS CONCERNS


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