On 18 May, FRA took part in a side meeting at the International Ministerial Meeting on Education Sector Responses to Violence Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity/Expression, jointly organised by the Council of Europe and UNESCO.
FRA presented key research findings on violence against girls and the treatment of girls in judicial proceedings at a side event during the 25th Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on 26 May in the UN in Vienna.
FRA's Director expressed his concern about attacks on the rule of law around the EU in his introduction to the annual Rule of Law debate at the EU’s General Affairs Council on 24 May in Brussels. He discussed the relationship between the rule of law and human rights, particularly in the context of migrant integration.
A clear legal basis outlining roles and responsibilities would help guide the EU’s framework to promote, protect and monitor the implementation of the UN’s Disability Convention, according to FRA’s latest Opinion.