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The Agency will present its second report on surveillance by intelligence services on 16 February in Paris.
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The Agency will chair various panels at the Procedural Safeguards - practical training for the daily practice of legal practitioners event in Riga from 15 to 16 February.
On 13 February in Rome, the Agency will present to Italian stakeholders the findings of its recent reports on deinstitutionalisation for people with disabilities.
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The Agency will present survey findings on discrimination in education during the OECD’s policy forum on the integration of migrants and refugees in education.
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Partner media organisations and experts will come to the Agency on 12 and 13 February to review and analyse news examples for FRA’s online media toolkit.
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Providing adequate and affordable housing for migrants remains one of the main challenges for local communities, according to the Agency’s latest focus report on the migration situation in the EU.
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The European Migration Network held its 91st meeting of National Contact Points on 5 February in Brussels. The meeting was an opportunity to learn about the progress of relevant studies from the network as well as work from the Joint Research Centre on age assessment, asylum and integration.
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The Agency took part in the first meeting of the advisory group for the research project ‘Cities of Refuge’.
The Agency took part in the Council of Europe’s drafting group responsible for developing standards on guardianship for children in the context of migration.
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The Agency is providing its Roma expertise to the Czech Ministry of Finance, the body responsible for the Roma inclusion and empowerment programme of the EEA/Norway grants 2014-2021.
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On 9 February, a delegation of legal experts from the German Embassy and the Federal Foreign Office will visit the Agency.
The Agency will present to Irish stakeholders the findings of its reports on deinstitutionalisation for people with disabilities.
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The Agency will take part in an international conference on ‘Measuring the Effectiveness of Children’s Rights - Make all children count!’ from 8 to 9 February in Brussels.
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The Agency will present an overview of its work and priorities to members of the diplomatic community in Vienna on 8 February at FRA.
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Zehn Jahre nach ihrer Gründung ist die FRA zu einem einzigartigen, unabhängigen und vertrauenswürdigen Exzellenzzentrum für Grundrechte gereift – so das Ergebnis der zweiten unabhängigen externen Evaluierung der Agentur. Dadurch ist sie in der Lage, praktische Unterstützung zu geben, die sich auf ihren Fundus an belastbaren, faktengestützten Empfehlungen stützt.
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The Agency will train some 40 staff members from 25 NHRIs from the EU and beyond on the application of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights at its premises in Vienna on 6-7 February.
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Obwohl die Zahl der Asylsuchenden in Teilen der EU zurückgehen, bleiben dringende Probleme im Bereich der Migration bestehen. Dies ist dem neuesten FRA-Bericht zu Grundrechtsfragen im Zusammenhang mit Migration zu entnehmen. Der Bericht untersucht, wie sich die Situation in den vergangenen zwei Jahren entwickelte, und benennt Schwierigkeiten bei der Grenzüberschreitung und der Gewährung von Asyl sowie mit unangemessenen Aufnahmebedingungen, Mängeln beim Schutz unbegleiteter Minderjähriger und Inhaftierung von Migrantinnen und Migranten.
A high-level expert meeting on victims’ rights focused on the rights of victims of terrorist attacks, compensation for victims and strengthening rights of victims of gender-based violence.
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The Agency presented the main results of its second EU minorities and discrimination survey (EU-MIDIS II) at the fourth Committee of Senior of Officials meeting held under the Swedish Presidency of the Council of the Baltic Sea States.
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On 2 February, the Director of FRA, Michael O’Flaherty will welcome the OSCE Secretary General, Thomas Greminger to the Agency.