OSCE – Start of German presidency (January 1, 2016)


France congratulates Serbia on its 2015 presidency of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), and offers its best wishes for success to Germany, which takes the helm of the organization on January 1, 2016.

France attributes great importance to the OSCE, the only political forum facilitating a political dialogue, on an equal footing, throughout the continent, and whose activities range from measures of political and military transparency to election monitoring and climate security.