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FRA survey on gender-based violence against women

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Findings available
In 2011-2012, the European Union Agency of Fundamental Rights (FRA) carried out the first EU-wide survey on women's well-being and safety in Europe - involving interviews with 42,000 women.
Robust data needed to effectively tackle homophobia and transphobia
16/05/2012

As lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people continue to face serious challenges in fully enjoying their fundamental rights, the FRA calls for robust data to better understand and address the extent of discrimination and hate crime across the European Union.

European LGBT survey launched
02/04/2012

Besides occasional news reports about the discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people, there is very little comparable data collected across the EU about the everyday experiences of LGBT people with respect of discrimination. In response to this situation, the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has launched the first ever online EU-wide survey to establish an accurate picture of the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people (18 years or older) that will try to capture their experiences.

FRA survey of Jewish people’s experiences and perceptions of discrimination and hate crime in European Union Member States

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Findings available
The survey provides EU institutions and Member States for the first time with comparable data on Jewish people’s experiences and perceptions of discrimination, hate-motivated crime and antisemitism.

EU-MIDIS Data in Focus Report 3: Rights Awareness

EU-MIDIS Data in Focus Report 3: Rights Awareness
Report / Paper / Summary
May
2010
EU-MIDIS "Data in Focus" report 3 focuses on respondents' knowledge about their rights in the field of non-discrimination, including knowledge about Equality Bodies in Member States. This Data In Focus report on 'Rights Awareness and equality bodies' relates to Article 21, on 'non-discrimination', as enrshrined in the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union.

Surveying LGBT people and authorities

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Findings available
This project encompasses two related surveys: A survey on discrimination against and victimisation of LGBT people. This survey aims to generate comparable data about the actual experiences of LGBT people living in the EU today This will be complemented by the views of public official and professionals in 19 Member States.