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OTM Chair attends European human rights conference

Posted on Thursday, September 19, 2013 | 0 comments

OTM Chair attends European human rights conference

Chair of the OTM Board of Managament Maureen Ward (pictured right) recently attended a conference on the protection of human rights defenders in Warsaw, representing the Irish Traveller community. The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE/ODIHR) has embarked on a project to develop Recommendations on the Protection of Human Rights Defenders in the OSCE region. It is envisaged that the Recommendations and the explanatory report will assist participating States in fulfilling commitments they have made to protect...

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