Sunday, 14 December 2008

Training on Social Charter Collective Complaints procedure (Strasbourg, 19-20 February 2009)

Call for applications for training on Social Charter Collective Complaints procedure, Strasbourg, 19-20 February 2009

The Council of Europe is calling for applications for the 2nd training session on the Revised Social Charter Collective Complaints procedure that will be held in Strasbourg on 19-20 February 2009 and organised by the Council of Europe Roma and Travellers Division and Department of the European Social Charter.

The training aims primarily at providing NGO participants/lawyers with practical information on how to lodge a complaint before the European Committee of Social Rights (ECSR) to defend Roma and Traveller communities’ social rights.

Information about the European Social Charter is available at
http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/monitoring/socialcharter/default_en.asp.

The deadline for applications is 10 January 2009. The contact person is Eleni Tsetsekou (contact details below).

Contact person:
Eleni Tsetsekou
Migration and Roma Department
Council of Europe
F - 67075 Strasbourg cedex
Tel : +33388412433
Fax: +33 3 88 41 27 31
E-mail:
eleni.tsetsekou@coe.int