Today on World Mental Health Day (10 October), the FRA acknowledges the difficulties people with mental health problems face in the current economic climate. It reaffirms its commitment to continue supporting efforts to respect the rights of people with mental health problems.
Following a request by the European Parliament for an analysis of the fundamental rights issues associated with the proposed EU data protection reform package, FRA will present its opinion on the draft legislation at an interparliamentary committee meeting.
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The FRA and the EU Committee of the Regions (CoR) held their 4th Annual Dialogue on multi-level protection and promotion of fundamental rights on 24 September. This year's event focused on The economic crisis – Obstacle or incubator for innovation in access to justice?
On 7 September 2012 the FRA took part in the European Regional of National Human Rights Institutions' Workshop on Business and Human Rights in Berlin, with a presentation in the session on ‘European regional institutions: What impact, what potential?'.
FRA took part in a consultation meeting on "Understanding the underserved populations to achieve better immunisation" in Dublin, hosted by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).