The Agency was invited to attend and provide input to Eurostat’s consultation with other European Commission Directorates-General concerning their needs and priorities for population statistics from mid-2020s onwards.
On 23 April, the Agency attended a meeting in Strasbourg of EU Justice and Home Affairs agencies to discuss preparations for increasing the mandate of the eu-LISA agency in the areas of statistics and quality control.
Only four EU Member States prohibit the solitary confinement of child detainees even though such detention can harm a child’s health and development. This is just one of the many ways age limits can impact child’s rights, outlined in a new European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights report. It suggests how Member States can remove inconsistencies to better deliver child protection.
This year the annual dialogue of the EU Committee of the Regions’ Commission for Citizenship, Governance, Institutional and External Affairs (CIVEX) with the Agency focused on the experiences of migrants in the EU and the impact on the local communities