On 6 October, FRA took part in a side event to the Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, organised by the UN’s Academic Council together with the Governments of Norway and Austria.
The Hungarian Ministry of Interior organised a national launch event to promote the Hungarian version of FRA’s handbook European law relating to asylum, borders and immigration among legal practitioners on 3 October 2014.
The first-ever thematic platform meeting between FRA, the Council of Europe, the European Network of Equality Bodies (Equinet) and the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions (ENNHRI) took place at FRA on 24 September where asylum and migrant rights were discussed.
Each year millions of children, women and men from all over the world are trafficked. On 30 July, the first ever United Nations World Day against Trafficking in Persons will take place to raise awareness of the plight of these countless millions of victims and to globally support campaigns to end human trafficking.