[ISL] No. 20, December 2001

02.12.2014. 19:09

INTEGRATION OF SOCIETY IN LATVIA: FROM PLANS TO IMPLEMENTATION

December, 2001 (20)


HEADLINES 

  • OSCE Mission to Latvia Closed
  • National Budget for 2002 Envisages Increased Financial Support for Society Integration
  • Society Integration Foundation Launches Its Work
  • Naturalisation Board Information Centre Premises Officially Opened
  • Sharp Increase in the Number of Naturalisation Applications in the Second Half of the Year
  • Society Integration Conference Held in Aluksne
  • Ethnic Minorities of the City of Jurmala Come Together in a Concert Organised by Society Integration Committee

OSCE Mission to Latvia Closed

On 18 December the OSCE Permanent Council decided not to extend the mandate of the OSCE Mission to Latvia. Consequently, the Mission will discontinue its activities in Latvia as of 1 January 2002.

Head of the OSCE Mission to Latvia Ambassador Peter Semneby presented his report to the Permanent Council. Ambassador Semneby informed about the steps taken by Latvia to build democratic and integrated society