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Every minute, 24 people are forced to flee their homes due to war or persecution. Yet instead of finding the refuge that they seek, many fall foul of trafficking. FRA joins others in marking the UN World Day against Trafficking in Persons on 30 July.
The FRA focus paper “Fundamental rights implications of the obligation to provide fingerprints for Eurodac” is now available in French, German, Greek and Italian on the FRA website.
FRA attended a conference entitled “Hate Speech and the role of Civil Society” on 12 July in Sofia.
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22/08/2016 to 25/08/2016
From 22-25 August, FRA will attend the 33rd FICE Congress and 2nd CYC World Conference: Together Towards a Better World for Children, Adolescents and Families.
FRA is organising a panel debate on Rights, Respect, Reality: The Europe of Values in Today’s World during the European Forum Alpbach on 29 August.
On 19 September, FRA’s Director will present the key findings of its Fundamental Rights Report 2016 in Paris at the Sciences Po University.
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The new disquiet in Jewish communities
Deutschlandrundfunk: Denn nach der jüngsten Befragung der "Agentur der Europäischen Union für Grundrechte" steigt in jüdischen Gemeinden Europas die Furcht vor Antisemitismus. Auch deutsche Juden sehen sich verstärkten Anfeindungen ausgesetzt.
Trade Union: it is okay for men to wear skirts at work
Dagens Nyheter: Enligt en undersökning från European union agency for fundamental rights har 85 procent av de som klär sig könsöverskridande aldrig berättat det på jobbet.
The Guardian: Recent studies in Belgium, New Zealand and the Netherlands, as well as a report for the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, found at least 1% of the population reported being trans or experience some kind of gender incongruence.”