FUEN’s 70 year Anniversary Congress to take place on 12-16 June in Slovakia

- Press releases

The largest and most influential minority umbrella organisation in Europe, the Federal Union of European Nationalities will organise its 70 year anniversary 2019 Congress in Bratislava/Pozsony and Dunajská Streda/Dunaszerdahely between the 12th and 16th of June.

The congress will provide an opportunity to evaluate the accomplishments of 70 years of FUEN, in the presence of the former presidents of the organisation, and to draft a direction for the minority umbrella organisation for the decades to come. The congress will also serve as an opportunity to focus on the situation of minorities in Slovakia, the hosting country and also on the minority situation in Ukraine.

The FUEN will also hold internal elections during the congress regarding its Presidium and other leadership positions. The congress will be hosted by the Party of the Hungarian Community in Slovakia (MKP) and the Carpathian-German Association in Slovakia.

The website for registration and more informations on the Congress can be accessed here: https://congress2019.fuen.org

Key Topics

  • Political Participation
  • Fundamental Rights
  • Linguistic Diversity
  • Solidarity with the Roma
  • European Citizens' Initiative
  • European Network
  • Forum of the European Minorities / House of Minorities


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