13. Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (1994)
(Adopted by the Committee of Ministers of the Council, 10 November 1994)
The member States of the Council of Europe and the other States, signatories to the present framework Convention,
Have agreed as follows:
1. The Parties shall encourage a spirit of tolerance and intercultural dialogue and take effective measures to promote mutual respect and understanding and co- operation among all persons living on their territory, irrespective of those persons' ethnic, cultural, linguistic or religious identity, in particular in the fields of education, culture and the media.