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Council of Europe explores the rule of law with the EU

The Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly’s Committee on rules of procedure, immunities and institutional affairs convened a meeting to discuss greater rule of law cooperation for Europe with EU and Council of Europe representatives.
Looking ahead to 2019

Looking ahead to 2019

Throughout 2019, the agency will continue to work steadfastly for everyone to promote and protect human rights, in a year that marks 10 years of the European Union’s very own bill of rights, the Charter of Fundamental Rights.

Promoting human rights through film

Once again the agency teamed up with this human world for their International Human Rights Film Festival which ran from 29 November to 10 December in Vienna.

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Civil society space: views of organisations

Civil society space: views of organisations

Civil society organisations play a critical role in democracies, and the importance of their work is widely recognised in international legal and policy documents. However, they face many obstacles when it comes to their day-to-day work. Based on the results of an online consultation with FRA's civil society network, the Fundamental Rights Platform (FRP), in September 2018, this paper complements the January 2018 report.