24 February 1993

Doc. 6783

COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS

Interim Reply to Recommendation 1202 (1993)

on religious tolerance in a democratic society

(adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 18 February 1993

at the 488th meeting of the Ministers' Deputies)


      The Committee of Ministers has considered Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1202 (1993) on religious tolerance in a democratic society with attention and has decided to communicate it to the governments of the member states and to the Commission of the European Communities.

      It has also decided to communicate this recommendation to the ad hoc Working Party to prepare the Summit of Heads of State and Government (Vienna, 8-9 October 1993) in order for it to take account of it in its work and in relation to the proposals by Norway and Turkey for a European plan of action against racism, xenophobia and intolerance.