Fundamental rights are deeply embedded in the EU’s institutional framework and its founding values. So much so, that "European debate and policy is now beyond the point where we have to argue that fundamental rights are an integral part of any security policy," said FRA's Director, Morten Kjærum.
On 27 January we mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the day on which the concentration camp at Auschwitz-Birkenau was liberated. On this day we honour the memory of all those who were so brutally murdered by the Nazi regime.
On 14-15 January FRA attended an informal meeting in Athens of the EU Council’s Strategic Committee on Immigration, Frontiers and Asylum, where border management and integration of migrants were discussed.