FRANET is the Agency’s multidisciplinary research network. It is composed of contractors in each EU Member State and the candidate countries Albania, North Macedonia and Serbia. These contractors provide, upon request, data and information to FRA on a range of fundamental rights issues to facilitate the Agency’s comparative analyses.

The following table shows the current contractors in each Member State, Albania, North Macedonia and Serbia. In the case of a consortium, the main contractor is in bold.

Country Contractor(s)
Austria European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy - ETC Graz
Belgium Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)
Bulgaria Project One - Center for the Study of Democracy

Centre for Peace Studies (CPS)
Human Rights House Zagreb (HRH)
B.a.b.e.Be Active Be Emancipated

Cyprus Educational Excellence Cooperation (EDEX) - University of Nicosia
Czechia Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences
Denmark The Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR)
Estonia Tallinn University
Finland Åbo Akademi University - Institute for Human Rights
University of Turku - Faculty of Law
France French Institute for Human Rights and Civil Liberties
Germany German Institute for Human Rights (GIHR)
Greece Centre for European Constitutional Law-Themistokles and Dimitris Tsatsos Foundation (CECL)
Hellenic League for Human Rights (HLHR)
Antigone - Information and Documentation Center on Racism, Ecology, Peace and Non Violence
Hungary Ludovika University of Public Service
Office of the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights
Ireland Lattanzio KIBS
Italy Giacomo Brodolini Foundation
Latvia Baltic Human Rights Society
Riga Graduate School of Law
Lithuania Mykolas Romeris University
Luxembourg University of Luxembourg
Malta Aditus foundation
Netherlands Art. 1 Dutch Knowledge Centre on Discrimination
RADAR, Regional Anti-discrimination Action Council
Poland Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights
Portugal Centre for Social Studies
Romania Human European Consultancy
Slovakia Center for the Research of Ethnicity and Culture
Slovenia The Peace Institute
Institute of Criminology at the Faculty of Law of Ljubljana
Spain Comillas Pontifical University - University Institute of Studies on Migration
Sweden The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Grimaldi Studio Legale
Albania IDRA Research & Consulting
North Macedonia European Policy Institute
Serbia Institute of Social Sciences