Opening Meeting - 10th session of the Forum on Minority Issues
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01:14:46
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English
Summary

Opening meeting

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Item 1. Opening meeting

• Statement by the Vice-President of the Human Rights Council, Amb. Valentin Zellweger (Switzerland)

• Statement by the Special Rapporteur on minority issues, Dr. Fernand de Varennes (Canada)

• Remarks by the Chair of the Forum on Minority Issues, Mr. Tarik Kurdi (Republic of the Sudan)

Keynote addresses by

• Amb. Lamberto Zannier, OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities (Italy)

• Ms. Saskia Schellekens, Special Advisor to the UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth (Netherlands), speaking on behalf of Ms. Jayathma Wickramanayake, UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth.