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10 years of being Together for an Equal Europe

The Agency’s Director Michael O’Flaherty took part in a panel debate at Equinet’s, the European Network of Equality Bodies, 10th anniversary conference ‘Together for an Equal Europe’ on 10 October in Brussels.

The panel discussion focussd on the main challenges for the future of equality bodies. Participants agreed with one of the FRA Director’s conclusions that visibility needs to be improved. “The message that non-discrimination is a human right needs to be conveyed to everyone both to the majority population, as well as to people belonging to minorities.”