Meeting of Heads of State and Government of theSouth-East European Co-operation Process
PROTOCOLTO THE CHARTER ON GOOD NEIGHBOURLY RELATIONS, STABILITY,SECURITY AND COOPERATION IN SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE
THE STATES PARTICIPATING in the South-East European Cooperation Process(SEECP), which are signatories of the Charter on Good Neighbourly Relations, Stability,Security and Cooperation in Southeastern Europe signed at Bucharest on February 12, 2000(hereinafter referred to as “the Participating States” and “the Charter” respectively);BUILDING UPON the political decision to develop a more regionally owned and ledco-operation framework and to enhance the role of the SEECP in the regional cooperationarchitecture in South Eastern Europe;HAVING ENDORSED the establishment of the Regional Co-operation Council,based on its agreed Statute;HAVE AGREED on the following:1. The Annex to the Charter entitled “The Procedural Aspects and Follow-up Mechanisms of the South-East European Cooperation Process (SEECP)”is hereby amended in order to reflectthe new role of the SEECP in the regional cooperation architecture in South Eastern Europe;2. The new text of the Annex to the Charter, as amended by this Protocol, is attached hereto.3. This Protocol and the amended Annex constitute an integral part of the Charter.4. The original of this Protocol shall be deposited in Bucharest together with the Charter.Signed in Zagreb on this 11th day of May 2007.