Protection and promotion of the civil society space in Europe

Organised By
Council of Europe
External event
The Agency will present its work on civil society space at a dedicated workshop on ‘Protection and promotion of the civil society space in Europe’ on 29 November at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg.

FRA will provide an analysis of challenges for civil society in the EU as well as possible ways forward, based on its January 2018 report on ‘Challenges facing civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU’ and on its consultation on the issue with its civil society network, the Fundamental Rights Platform.

The workshop is being organised by the Council of Europe‘s Steering Committee for Human Rights at the (CDDH) at its 90th meeting under the aegis of the Finnish Chairmanship of the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers.