Update: 30.09.2015

Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (FCNM): Implementation in Switzerland

Adopted on 1 February 1995
Entry into force on 1 February 1998
Ratified by 39 member States of the CoE (as at 14 May 2014)

For Switzerland:
SR 0.441.1
Signed on 1 February 1995
Ratified on 21 October 1998
Entry into force on 1 February 1999
Dispatch of 19 November 1997: BBI 1998 II 1293 (in German) / FF 1998 I 1033 (in French)

Official text

English / German / French / Italian

Which groups of persons are affected in Switzerland?

Reports by Switzerland

© humanrights.ch / MERS - Hallerstr. 23 - CH-3012 Bern - Tel. +41 31 302 01 61