The Agency shared copies of the Spanish version of the Handbook on European law relating to access to justice during a seminar on European Law relating to access to justice and its impact on Spanish law.
Defence practitioners from the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) met with Agency experts on 24 February to discuss ongoing and emerging issues in the area of access to justice and migration.
EU rules essential to build trust in the EU’s area of justice are seldom invoked, potentially hindering the fair treatment of people involved in criminal proceedings. Two new reports from the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) offer detailed guidance for the EU and its Member States to boost the effectivity of the criminal justice system.
On 8 November, FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty took part in an exchange of views with the European Parliament’s Employment and Social Affairs Committee. He told the Committee about the Agency’s extensive research into severe labour exploitation of foreign workers in the EU.