FRA to address Vienna City Council to mark 10 years of the Charter

External event
FRA will speak to the European and International Affairs Committee of the Vienna City Council on 6 November about the relevance of the EU’s Fundamental Rights Charter for regional and local authorities, as well as about its cooperation with the City of Vienna.

The event marks five years of Vienna being a Human Rights City and ten years of the Charter.

In December 2014, the Vienna City Council adopted its ‘Vienna – City of Human Rights declaration. Since then, the City has been closely cooperating with FRA to encourage further cities in the EU to declare themselves as human rights cities.