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On 18 and 19 May, FRA’s Director and staff will take part in the European conference on antisemitism.
On 16 May, FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty will meet the OSCE Representative on Freedom of Media Teresa Ribeiro.
On 16 May, FRA will welcome a delegation of fellows from the Western Balkans Fellowship Programme.
The annual European Judicial Training Network's (EJTN) and FRA carried out joint training on the applicability and effect of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in national proceedings.
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FRA will take part in a working group to update the HELP course on child-friendly justice and child rights.
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FRA will present findings from its report on presumption of innocence and related rights at a two-day conference on the state of criminal justice in the EU.
This year’s International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia on 17 May takes place against the backdrop of war in Ukraine. The EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) welcomes the solidarity shown across the EU countries. It urges all countries to treat everyone in all their diversity including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex (LGBTI+) people fleeing the war equally and with respect. So, they too enjoy the same fundamental rights protection as others and can live freely.
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The European Policy Congress this year will focus on whether change poses a risk or a chance.
FRA will provide training on the EU’s Fundamental Rights Charter for staff of several Croatian ministries.
Michael O’Flaherty
FRA Director, Michael O'Flaherty delivers his speech during the Council of Europe's 'Beyond the horizon: a new era for the rights of the child' conference. The event in Rome on 7 April marks the launch of their new child rights strategy.
On 7 May, the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) organises the fourth Fundamental Rights Dialogue – a live debate that gives young people an opportunity to voice their fundamental rights concerns and discussed ways to solve them. The event will take place in Paris and will be live-streamed.
FRA will speak on 6 May at the first of a series of webinars organised by the Association of Polish Municipalities.
FRA highlighted fundamental rights safeguards in the EU’s Entry-Exit system during a training course on 26 and 28 April.
FRA took part in the conference ID@Borders & Future of Travel Conference 2022.
FRA will take part in a meeting of the European Commission’s Working Group on Equality and Values in Education and Training.
Ein neuer Leitfaden der Agentur der Europäischen Union für Grundrechte (FRA) bietet Unterstützung für lokale Behörden, um die Menschenrechte in das Leben der Menschen, denen sie dienen, einzubinden.
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FRA will join the Council of Europe conference ‘Speaking Human Rights Online’ in Brussels.
On 22 April, FRA took part in a conference organised by the Vienna Anti-Discrimination Agency for LGBTIQ Affairs (WASt) on queer youth issues.
Civil society organisations active in the area of fundamental rights and other rights defenders are key for the implementation of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights.
FRA joined OECD discussions on its draft report on ‘The Protection and Promotion of Civic Space: the Global Context and the Way Forward’.