The Agency’s Director gave the opening address at the Intersex International Europe’s 1st Community Event organised by the Organisation Intersex International, Platform Intersex and Vienna’s Antidiscrimination Office (WASt) at the Vienna City Council on 1 April.
While businesses can have an impact on human rights, victims may struggle to find justice despite various initiatives to improve respect for rights. The latest Opinion from the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) examines the various difficulties victims may face when seeking access to justice. It also suggests what the EU can do to increase access to remedies for victims.
The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) emphasises the vital role of civil society and academic freedom in bolstering our democracies, and affirms the Agency’s commitment to protecting civil society throughout the EU.
The Agency presented selected findings about Roma discrimination from its second EU minorities and discrimination survey in Lisbon on 6 April at an event organised by the Portuguese High Commission for Migration. i
The 5th Network Meeting of the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD) in Berlin from 6 to 7 April focused on challenges in European funds reaching the most deprived beneficiary groups, such as the homeless, Roma, and EU mobile citizens.
The Agency outlined its experiences supporting Roma participation at the local level through its Local Engagement for Roma Inclusion (LERI) research during the EUROCITIES Roma Task Force meeting in Lisbon on 5 April.