INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: “Uyghurs Call for Dialogue with China – Implementation of the Chinese Constitution to Safeguard and Protect the Rights of the Uyghur people”
European Parliament 29 – 30 April 2010
Mr. Niccolò Rinaldi MEP is convening a two-day conference entitled ‘Dialogue with China – Implementation of the Chinese Constitution to Safeguard and Protect the Rights of the Uyghur People’ at the European Parliament in Brussels on 29-30 April 2010 in collaboration with the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and the World Uyghur Congress (WUC).
The conference will be opened by Ms. Rebiya Kadeer, President of the WUC, before international experts, MEPs, and researchers enter into a comprehensive presentation and discussion of human rights and minority protection, Chinese constitutional rights and Uyghur – Chinese relations.
A conference report will be made publicly available at the close of the event, which will contain transcripts of the panellists’ contributions.
A detailed programme of the conference will be available soon.
Place and date of event:
29 – 30 April 2010
60, rue Wiertz
Altiero Spinelli Building
Room A3 G2
For media queries please contact:
+32 (0)472 577 518
A press conference will take place on: Thursday 29 April 2010, 13.30 – 14.00h
Room ANNA POLITKOVSKAYA (PHS 0A50), European Parliament
For registration please send an email with your full name, date of birth and place of residence to:
Deadline for registration: 21 April 2010
Further information on the conference:
Press release SAVE THE DATE 07 April 2010 English version
Press release SAVE THE DATE 07 April 2010 Turkish version
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