FRA’s director, Morten Kjaerum, was invited to speak to the Washington-based Migration Policy Institute about the state of rights protection in Europe as well as his agency’s role in this evolving arena. His address on 21 October formed part of a wide discussion about the ongoing challenge of ensuring human rights for migrants on both sides of the Atlantic.
The Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) has set up a Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination. It is responsible for equality, discrimination (on any grounds), all forms of racism, xenophobia and the situation of minorities.
Today the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) is publishing its findings on multiple discrimination at the European Union agencies exhibition "The way ahead", held at the European Parliament.