Combating hate crime and increasing diversity within EU law enforcement

On 19 October, the Head of the Agency’s Equality and Citizens’ Rights Department, Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos, will present FRA’s recent work in the field of hate crime and hate crime reporting by LGBTI people.

The presentation will be made during the panel discussion on ‘Rainbow Cops: Combating hate crime and increasing diversity within EU law enforcement’. It is being organised by the European Parliament’s LGBTI Intergroup. The event will gather MEPs, policy makers and other stakeholder to share best practices on hate crime reporting and training for law enforcement officials.