On 7 and 9 December, the Agency, in cooperation with the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), held a workshop on fundamental rights protection and site management for the staff of the Reception and Identification Centre in the migration hotspot on the Greek island of Kos.
The Agency took part in the Integration through Qualification (IQ) network’s second congress from 6 to 7 December in Berlin. The congress paid special attention to the integration of refugees and to the opportunities for fostering a more inclusive society.
The European Parliament’s Anti-Racism Intergroup, the Open Society Justice Initiative and the European Network Against Racism hosted a round-table discussion on ethnic profiling: towards EU guidelines for fair and efficient policing.
The OSCE’s Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights hosted an expert meeting in Warsaw from 28 to 29 November on strengthening the independence of national human rights institutions in the OSCE region.
In the latest annual overview of EU antisemitism data from the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), the Agency points to the lack of progress on data collection. This continues to hinder efforts to combat antisemitism, as such data underpin targeted responses.