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As up to 950 people are feared dead in the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea, FRA reiterates its call for a holistic, fundamental rights-oriented EU migration policy in order to save lives and combat the smugglers that seek to make financial gain out of the desperate situation of people in need of protection.
FRA held a meeting in Vienna on 14-15 April with experts to listen to feedback on its draft report on violence against children with disabilities.
FRA took part in the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice’s (CEPEJ) working group meeting in Strasbourg on 16-17 April.
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21/04/2015 to 23/04/2015
FRA will conduct local site visits to the municipality of Bologna from 21-23 April as part of its local engagement for Roma inclusion (LERI) project.
FRA will take part in a thematic debate on managing diversity in European municipalities and regions in Vienna on 21 April.
22/04/2015 to 24/04/2015
FRA will present its work on the rights of people with disabilities at two Council of Europe meetings on 22-24 April.
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Interior identifies children as a 'risk group' of hate crimes
El País: Las alarmas han saltado en Interior. El análisis del último informe sobre delitos de odio cometidos en España ha revelado que un 25% de las víctimas que los sufren es menor de edad. ...Casi un 90% de los casos contabilizados en Europa no se denuncian, según la Agencia de Derechos Fundamentales (FRA) de la Unión Europea.
There is still a long way to go for Roma integration in the EU, the European Commission said on the eve of International Roma Day Wednesday (8 April)...According to the Fundamental Rights Agency, one in three Roma is unemployed, one in five has no health insurance, and nine out of ten live below the poverty line. A high percentage of Roma children never complete their primary education, as they are frequently sent to schools for the mentally disabled, on the basis of their ethnicity.
Hatred of Muslims weakens the whole of Europe
Der Standard: Sieben Jahre lang leitete der Däne die EU-Grundrechteagentur in Wien. Er fordert mehr innereuropäische Solidarität.