Saturday, April 18, 2009
The Durban Review Conference will open in Geneva on April 20 (for five days) to access progress on the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action (DDPA) agreed on in 2001 at the World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia, and Related Intolerance. Nearly 4,000 people have registered to participate in the Durban Review Conference, including more than 100 heads of delegation from Member States. There are 2,500 representatives from non-governmental organizations. Click here for more information.