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Around 100 practical ideas to address the EU’s pressing fundamental rights concerns are contained in the Chair's Statement from the Fundamental Rights Forum that has just been published. The ideas were captured during the Forum that gathered over 700 leading experts from around the world.
Fundamental and human rights transcend borders. Europe has a strong rights framework in place with strong links to and roots in the wider UN human rights system.
Upcoming events View all
30/06/2016 to 01/07/2016
FRA’s Director will visit Malta on 30 June to 1 July to focus on the upcoming Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU.
04/07/2016 to 05/07/2016
From 4 to 5 July, the FRA Director will visit Italy to follow up on issues raised during previous visits.
On 6 July in Strasbourg, FRA will present its recent ‘Opinion concerning requirements under Article 33(2) of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) within the EU context’ to the European Parliament’s CRPD Network.
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The greatly underestimated consequences of hate on the internet
Der Standard: Internationale Studienergebnisse zur Net-Kommunikation beim EU-Grundrechteforum in Wien.
Europe is overwhelmed by fear, the protection of rights is declining, claim the experts
SME Svet: Európa musí viac spolupracovať, ak chce čeliť krízam, zhodli sa odborníci na fóre vo Viedni.
The Irish Times: State’s Special Rapporteur on Child Protection calls for new legislation at EU forum.