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By Matthias Koenig

released in organization with UNESCO, Democracy and Human Rights in Multicultural Societies examines the political governance of cultural variety, particularly how public policy-making has handled the claims for cultural attractiveness that experience more and more been expressed through ethno-national activities, language teams, spiritual minorities, indigenous peoples and migrant groups. Its precept goal is to appreciate, clarify and investigate public-policy responses to ethnic, linguistic and spiritual range. Adopting interdisciplinary views of comparative social sciences, the participants handle the stipulations, varieties, and effects of democratic and human-rights-based governance of multi-ethnic, multi-lingual and multi-faith societies.

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