Minority rights in Kosovo - UN/OSCE report

[JURIST] A joint report on minority rights in Kosovo issued Tuesday by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) [official website] and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) [official website] says that despite progress, problems of discrimination in the UN-administered territory [UN Mission in Kosovo website] remain. The report concludes:

Further fundamental changes need to be made in order to improve conditions for Kosovo's minorities and to create an environment conducive for returns of all ethnic groups. While improvements have been seen in many areas since the last Assessment, concerns remain in minorities' access to justice, essential services, property rights, and public, civil, and political structures and their security and freedom of movement in Kosovo.
Review the Tenth Assessment of the Situation of Ethnic Minorities in Kosovo [PDF].

 

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