OSCE – Human rights – Meeting between Harlem Désir and Michael Link (Paris, March 29, 2017)

Harlem Désir, Minister of State for European Affairs, will receive Michael Link, Director of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, on March 29.

They will discuss the human rights situation, democratic governance and the rule of law in the OSCE area.

This meeting will provide an opportunity for the minister of state to reaffirm France’s attachment to this key instrument for peace and security in Europe, notably with respect to its election observation missions and the assistance it provides OSCE participating states in implementing their commitments to promoting respect for fundamental freedoms.