23/10/2019 to 26/10/2019
FRA will raise awareness on the upcoming results of the EU LGBTI survey during the 23rd annual conference of ILGA Europe.
On 26 September, FRA will attend a conference in Budapest on LGBTI people and violence in Europe: studying attitudes, changing minds.
FRA will speak at a symposium, entitled ‘Somewhere beyond the rainbow’, organised by Vienna University and Ludwig Boltzman Institute.
23/09/2019 to 24/09/2019
The Finnish Presidency of the Council of the EU and European Commission are organising a high-level conference in Brussels on advancing LGBTI equality in the EU.
FRA will moderate the discussion following a screening of the film ‘The Queen of Ireland’ during a side event of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights’ Human Dimension Implementation Meeting.
The United Nations Development Programme will hold an expert consultation on privacy, safety and security in collection, storage and use of data of LGBTI people and other marginalised populations in cyberspace.
12/06/2019 to 14/06/2019
A EuroPride conference this year will take place from 12 to 14 June in Vienna. FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty will deliver the conference keynote speech on where we are, how we got there and where we need to go.
21/11/2018 to 22/11/2018
On 21 November in Tallinn, the Agency will take part in a panel discussion on multiple discrimination during the Rainbow Rights Conference.
24/10/2018 to 27/10/2018
The Agency will discuss its upcoming lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) survey during ILGA Europe annual conference in Brussels.
27/06/2018 to 28/06/2018
The Agency will facilitate the second meeting of the Subgroup on Equality Data set up by the High Level Group on Non-Discrimination, Equality and Diversity.
07/06/2018 to 08/06/2018
The Agency is preparing its second EU-wide LGBTI survey.
26/04/2018 to 27/04/2018
The Subgroup on Equality Data will gather on 26-27 April in Brussels for its first formal meeting to start work on preparing a set of non-binding guidelines on improving the collection and use of equality data in EU Member States
The Agency will speak at a conference organised by EuroHealthNet and ILGA-Europe focusing on the results of the Health4LGBTI pilot project.
30/11/2017 to 01/12/2017
The Agency will take part in the MANEO international conference on LGBT* hate crime in Berlin from 30 November to 1 December.
06/11/2017 to 07/11/2017
The Agency will present aspects of EU citizens’ rights in practice during a seminar in Barcelona from on 6 to 7 November.
23/10/2017 to 24/10/2017
The Agency will join the EU’s High Level Group on non-discrimination, equality and diversity in Brussels from 23 and 24 October.
On 19 October, the Head of the Agency’s Equality and Citizens’ Rights Department, Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos, will present FRA’s recent work in the field of hate crime and hate crime reporting by LGBTI people.
28/09/2017 to 29/09/2017
The Agency will present an overview of its activities on hate crime and hate speech reporting during ILGA-Europe’s seminar in Brussels from 28 to 29 September on LGBTI hate crime and hate speech.
The Agency will take part in a hearing in Strasbourg on 29 June on the rights of intersex people.
27/06/2017 to 28/06/2017
The Agency, together with the Maltese Permanent Representation in Vienna, will discuss the challenges lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) refugees face.
The Agency will take part in an International Human Rights Conference which will take place during WorldPride Madrid 2017 on 26 June.
The Fundamental Rights Agency will take part in Vienna Pride on 17 June as part of the ‘Diplomats for Equality!’ initiative which brings together embassies, delegations and permanent missions in Vienna and the European Union.
The Agency will speak at the European Parliament’s Intergroup on LGBTI rights’ debate on reducing health inequalities experienced by LGBTI people.
The Agency’s Director will give the opening address at Intersex International Europe’s 1st Community Event at the Vienna City Council on 1 April.
On 23 February, the FRA Director will give a keynote address during a high level conference organised under the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU.
The Agency and the Canadian Embassy in Vienna are holding a panel discussion on the situation of lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) refugees on 1 December.
The PES Group in the Committee of the Regions in cooperation with Rainbow Rose is organising the seminar ‘I am what I am: Promoting LGBTI rights in the EU’.
On 21 November the German Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth will host a conference in Berlin to discuss socio-economic and medical developments in dealing with transsexualism and trans identity.
On 11 November, the Agency will take part in the 9th European Public Health Conference.
The Austrian Parliament is holding a hearing on 7 November in Vienna on health diversity looking at healthcare for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people.
On 30 September, FRA will take part in a seminar in Berlin on legislation and policies on gender identity and sex characteristics organised by the European Commission Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers.
The Agency FRA will host a side event to the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting on 29 September in Warsaw, where it will present the socio-legal situation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex children from a fundamental rights perspective.
FRA will take part in discussions on 9 June organised by the Committees on Human and National Minority Rights and Gender Equality of the Croatian Parliament on the status and current problems of trangender people.
On 18 May, FRA will take part in a side meeting in Paris at the International Ministerial Meeting on Education Sector Responses to Violence Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity/Expression, jointly organised by the Council of Europe and UNESCO.
10/05/2016 to 12/05/2016
On May 10-12 in Copenhagen, FRA will participate in the IDAHO Forum 2016, which marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.
05/04/2016 to 06/04/2016
FRA will participate at a high-level Council of Europe (CoE) conference in Sofia on 5-6 April to mark the launch of the new CoE Strategy on Children’s Rights 2016-2021.
On 5 April, FRA will present the findings from its recent report ‘Professionally speaking: challenges to achieving equality for LGBT people’ to law enforcement personnel during an online seminar hosted by the European Police College (CEPOL).
FRA will present the findings from its report ‘Professionally Speaking: challenges to achieving equality for LGBT people’ to the European Parliament’s Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) Committee on 21 March in Brussels.
FRA will present the findings from its report ‘Professionally Speaking: challenges to achieving equality for LGBT people’ to the European Parliament’s Intergroup on LGBTI Rights on 16 March in Brussels.
FRA will join a panel debate on the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer and intersex people in Vienna on 3 March.
29/02/2016 to 01/03/2016
From 29 February to 1 March, FRA will hold a capacity building workshop of experts on the health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people.
A group of nine Danish journalists will visit FRA on 29 February to learn more about FRA and the current focus of its work.
FRA will join a panel discussion at the Rainbow Families with(out) borders event in Vienna on 29 January.
14/12/2015 to 16/12/2015
On 14-16 December, FRA will take part in an expert meeting in New York on developing an inclusion index for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people.
28/10/2015 to 29/10/2015
FRA will take part in ILGA-Europe’s 19th Annual Conference, which starts on 28 October in Athens.
On 29 September, FRA will present its Focus paper ‘The fundamental rights situation of intersex people’ to the Council Working Party on Fundamental Rights, Citizens' Rights and Free Movement of Persons (FREMP).
FRA has been invited to present its recent focus paper on the fundamental rights situation of intersex people to Members of the European Parliament LGBTI Intergroup at a seminar on 8 September in Strasbourg.
FRA and the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe will launch papers on the rights of intersex people at the IDAHO Forum meeting in Montenegro on 12 May.
FRA will take part in a radio debate with the Members of the European Parliament on the potential adoption of the anti-discrimination directive, which has been blocked since 2008.
20/11/2014 to 21/11/2014
FRA will speak at the high-level conference “Fundamental rights, non-discrimination and the protection of vulnerable groups, including LGBTI’’ in Tirana on 20-21 November.
On 10 November, FRA will take part as an observer in the 10th meeting of the European Governmental LGBT Focal Points Network in Rome as part of the Italian EU Presidency.
On 28 October 2014, the Italian Presidency of the Council of the EU, in cooperation with the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) and the General Secretariat of the Council will host the high-level conference “Tackling sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination: next steps in EU and Member State policy making”. The event will take place in the Council of the EU premises (Justus Lipsius) in Brussels.
On 8 July, FRA will meet in Strasbourg with the Support team of the Special Representative of the Secretary General for Roma Issues and the Head of the Equality Division of the Council of Europe.
On 12 June, experts from the Norwegian Directorate for Children, Youth and Family Affairs will visit FRA to discuss the development of human rights indicators.
FRA will present further analysis of its EU LGBT survey results at the at the second international IDAHO Forum, a high-level conference hosted by the Maltese and Swedish government to mark the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT).
The FRA Director will give a keynote speech at the “Same love, same rights” event at the Karl-Renner-Institut in Vienna on 17 February.
FRA will discuss relevant findings from its EU LGBT survey at a round table discussion on the situation of LGBT people in Europe held in Vienna on 27 November 2013.
FRA will give a presentation on its EU LGBT survey, focusing on the data relating to the experiences of hate crime and discrimination of lesbians at a workshop organised in the European Parliament on 26 November.
At a conference to celebrate 15 years of Vienna’s LGBT anti-discrimination office (‘Antidiskriminierungsstelle für gleichgeschlechtliche und transgender Lebensweisen’), FRA Director Morten Kjaerum will give the keynote speech, presenting an overview on landmark developments in the last decade regarding the respect for fundamental rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the EU.
01/10/2013 to 02/10/2013
From 1-2 October, representatives of Jewish, Muslim, LGBT and racism organisations will meet at the FRA to discuss their experiences on hate crime, and to exchange good practices on how to tackle the issue.
FRA will discuss relevant findings from its EU LGBT survey with staff and experts from the EU’s Gender Institute (EIGE) on 27 September.
FRA will present the findings for Slovakia from its EU LGBT survey at an event entitled ‘How to ensure LGBT acceptance in Slovakia’ in Bratislava.
On 26 July FRA will take part in an international human rights conference in Vilnius on the occasion of Baltic LGBT Pride.
FRA will take part in a Eurofound seminar "Promoting diversity at the workplace: a strategy to promote inclusion and competitiveness".
The FRA will present the results of its survey into experiences of hate crime and discrimination by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people on International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia on 17 May 2013 during a conference hosted by the Dutch government in The Hague.
18/04/2013 to 19/04/2013
FRA will take part in a seminar on LGBT data collection and research for the Council of Europe LGBT Project Partner Countries.
FRA Director, Morten Kjaerum, will take part as European Rapporteur in the conference ''Human Rights, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity".
17/10/2012 to 21/10/2012
FRA will present the work of the agency during the annual conference of International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA) Europe in Dublin, which will take place from 17 – 21 October.
The FRA will give a presentation at the European Parliament in Brussels at a seminar entitled ‘Towards new EU policy initiatives against hate crime?'.
22/09/2011 to 23/09/2011
On 22-23 September 2011 the FRA is hosting a roundtable event jointly organised with the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, entitled 'Rights to equality, life and security of the person: bridging the gap for transgender people'.
12/10/2010 to 13/10/2010
The purpose of this meeting is to review existing gaps and barriers for addressing homophobic and transphobic stereotyping, intolerance and crime and how to address these barriers.