20/01/2020 to 21/01/2020
The FRA Director will take part in a two-day event to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz where he will speak about antisemitism today drawing on FRA’s survey work.
On 19 January, Filippo de Robilant, vice-chair of FRA’s Management Board will represent the agency at the Ministerial Conference of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA).
FRA will take part in a seminar that will assess tools for monitoring, analysing and tackling anti-Muslim hatred online.
FRA will take part in the meeting of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance in Luxembourg on 3 December
On 13 November, FRA’s Director will participate in a conference debate on the experiences of discrimination and hate crime of people of African descent in Luxembourg.
Partners involved in ‘Black History Month EU 2019’ (#BHMEU) will gather for a day of capacity building, networking and reflection in Brussels on 5 November.
03/06/2019 to 04/06/2019
FRA’s Director will attend the Global Forum of the American Jewish Committee on 3 and 4 June in Washington DC.
The Spanish Diplomatic School and Casa Àrabe is organising a course on Islam and Muslims today: foundations, diversity and dynamics of change.
The agency will host a roundtable discussion on fighting antisemitism in Austria at FRA on 30 April.
25/03/2019 to 29/03/2019
The agency will present findings from its Being Black in the EU report to the UN’s Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent in Geneva from 25 to 29 March.
21/03/2019 to 22/03/2019
The agency will take part in the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe’s Regional Forum on Sustainable Development from 21 to 22 March in Geneva.
20/03/2019 to 21/03/2019
From 20 to 21 March, the EU High Level Group on Non-Discrimination, Equality and Diversity (HLG) will gather in Brussels to discuss recent developments at the EU and national level.
On 20 March, the High Level Group on combatting racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance will meet in Brussels.
UN Women has invited the agency to join its dialogue on women and girls of African descent on 14 March, as a part of the official programme of the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) which takes place in New York.
The agency will take part in a session on modernising methods of non-formal education to mark the opening of the National Museum of Jewish History and of the Holocaust in Romania.
The agency will take part in a working-level meeting organised on 11 March in Paris by the French inter-Ministerial Delegation on combating racism, antisemitism and homophobia (DILCRAH).
07/03/2019 to 08/03/2019
The agency is facilitating a meeting of the Equality Data Subgroup in London from 7 to 8 March.
On 6 February in Bratislava, the agency will speak at a high-level conference on combating antisemitism in the OSCE region about its findings on the experiences of Jewish people of hate crime and discrimination.
The agency will take part in meetings of the European Commission’s Inter-Service Group on 22 January in Brussels on the integration of third-country nationals.
The agency will take part in meetings of the European Commission’s Inter-Service Group on 22 January in Brussels on the integration of third-country nationals.
On 17 December in Geneva, the FRA Director will present findings of FRA’s second survey on discrimination and hate crimes against Jews in the EU as part of a panel discussion on combating antisemitism in Europe and beyond.
The European Parliament’s Working Group on Antisemitism has invited the Agency to present the findings of its second survey on discrimination and hate crimes against Jews.
The Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, one of the so-called Special Procedures established by the United Nations Human Rights Council, will visit FRA on 10 December.
The Agency’s second antisemitism survey results will be officially launched at midday on 10 December in Brussels at a joint FRA, European Commission and Austrian Presidency event.
FRA’s Director will launch the Agency's new database on anti-Muslim hatred during a high-level meeting about tackling discrimination against Muslims in the EU, organised by the European Commission in Brussels.
The Agency will launch its report on being black in the EU at an event in the European Parliament in Brussels on 28 November.
The Agency will take part in the meeting of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance in Ferrara on 28 November.
The Agency will speak at a conference London on 26 November on gendered racism and antisemitism.
16/10/2018 to 17/10/2018
On 16 and 17 October the High Level group on combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance will meet in Vienna.
The Agency will join a round table discussion on combating antisemitism on 12 September in The Hague.
A delegation from the Swedish Parliament’s EU Committee secretariat visits the Agency on 3 September.
12/07/2018 to 13/07/2018
On 12 and 13 July 2018, the FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty will participate in the informal Justice and Home Affairs Council in Innsbruck at the invitation of the Austrian presidency.
The AJC’s Jacob Blaustein Institute for the Advancement of Human Rights together with Dr Ahmed Shaheed, the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief, have convened an expert consultation on monitoring and combatting antisemitism.
25/06/2018 to 26/06/2018
As a result of the Agency’s outreach to funders and foundations, the Ariadne network invited the Agency to participate in a workshop on countering racial and religious discrimination.
On 14 June, the Agency will attend the Council’s Working Party on 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Brussels.
13/06/2018 to 14/06/2018
On 13 and 14 June the High Level group on combatting racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance will meet in Brussels.
The FRA Director will join discussions on freedom of religion, antisemitism and Islamophobia during a joint meeting of the Council’s Working Parties on Human Rights (COHOM) and on Fundamental Rights, Citizens Rights and Free Movement of Persons (FREMP).
12/06/2018 to 13/06/2018
The Agency will contribute to the seventh meeting of the Education and Training 2020 Working Group on promoting citizenship and the common values of freedom, tolerance and non-discrimination through education.
The Agency will take part in a meeting of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance in Rome on 29 May.
The Council of Europe’s European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) will hold its annual seminar for Member States’ Equality Bodies on 24 May.
22/05/2018 to 23/05/2018
On 22 and 23 May in Sofia, the Agency will give presentations to the Bulgarian EU Presidency seminar on ‘Holocaust, antisemitism the rise of hate crime and hate speech’
14/05/2018 to 17/05/2018
The European Parliament is hosting a week of activities to honour people of African descent, between 14 and 17 May.
On 30 April, the Agency will take part in a conference at King’s College, London on countering radicalisation and safeguarding human rights.
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 Austrian Ombud for Equal Treatment is hosting a workshop for the national roll out of the Agency’s second minorities and discrimination survey (EU-MIDIS II) on 18 April in Vienna
On 28 February and 1 March, FRA will join the meeting in Brussels of the High Level Group (HLG) on Non-Discrimination, Equality and Diversity and provide members of the HLG with a debriefing from the meeting of the Subgroup on Equality Data held on 25 January in Brussels, which was facilitated by FRA.
12/02/2018 to 13/02/2018
The Agency will present survey findings on discrimination in education during the OECD’s policy forum on the integration of migrants and refugees in education.
15/01/2018 to 17/01/2018
The FRA Director will speak to the Council of the EU’s Working Party on Terrorism (International Aspects) in Brussels on 18 January, at the invitation of the Bulgarian Presidency.
18/12/2017 to 19/12/2017
The Agency will join the plenary of the International Ethnic and Immigrant Minorities Survey Data Network in Madrid from 18 to 19 December.
26/10/2017 to 27/10/2017
The Agency Director will give a keynote speech at a public event on the human rights situation of Muslims in the EU on 26 October in New York.
To mark the 10th anniversary of the OSCE’s Cordoba Conference and Declaration concerning intolerance, discrimination and hatred against Muslims on 18 October 2017, FRA will present its latest findings on Muslim discrimination and intolerance.
22/06/2017 to 23/06/2017
The UN Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance has invited the Agency to take part in an expert meeting on 22 and 23 June.
The Agency will speak about its hate crime work during a special committee hearing of the Italian Chamber of Deputies on 9 March.
Stakeholders discuss the development of the Agency’s second survey on discrimination and hate crime against Jews in the selected EU Member States during a meeting at the Agency on 7 March.
01/03/2017 to 03/03/2017
Local and regional authorities which are members of the European Forum for Urban Security (EFUS) will meet in Vienna on 1 March to discuss an upcoming compendium of good practices to fight intolerance and hate crime.
The Council of Europe’s programme for Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals (HELP) will begin its ‘HELP in the 28’ course ‘Fight against Racism, Xenophobia, Homophobia and Transphobia’ on 6 February in Rome.
The Agency will be part of a panel debate in Brussels on 6 February on how existing accountability and monitoring mechanisms can better address anti-Gypsysim .
The EU’s High Level Group on combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance will hold its second meeting in Brussels on 7 December.
22/11/2016 to 24/11/2016
The Agency is helping to organise training from 22-24 November in Sered’, Slovakia, for public officials on fundamental rights, citizenship, and learning from the Holocaust.
On 19 October, FRA will address the 18th WAVE (Women against Violence Europe) conference in Berlin, on the situation of refugee women, gender-based violence and racism in Europe.
On 17 June, the US Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat antisemitism, Ira Forman, will visit FRA to meet with director Michael O’Flaherty.
FRA will take part in the launch of the EU High Level Group on combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance, which will take place on 14 June in Brussels.
FRA will take part in an international roundtable in Geneva on 21 April organised by Office of the UN’s High Commissioner for Human Rights.
On 14 March, FRA’s director, Michael O`Flaherty, will speak during the International Parliamentary Conference on Combating Antisemitism in Berlin.
03/03/2016 to 04/03/2016
FRA will take part in a panel discussion during an Open Society Foundation workshop on 3 and 4 March in Prague on combating Islamophobia in Central and Eastern Europe.
A group of nine Danish journalists will visit FRA on 29 February to learn more about FRA and the current focus of its work.
10/12/2015 to 11/12/2015
On 10 and 11 December in Brussels, FRA will take part in an expert meeting on Islamophobia, discrimination and possible links to radicalisation.
01/10/2015 to 02/10/2015
FRA will moderate the session ‘Fostering equality legislation and promoting non-discrimination policies’ during the European Commission’s Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights in Brussels on 2 October.
On 9 September, FRA will contribute to discussions of the Council of the EU’s Terrorism Working Party, following an invitation from the Luxembourg EU Presidency.
On 8 September, FRA will attend the 19th meeting of the Inter-Service Group on Racism and Xenophobia in Brussels.
28/06/2015 to 29/06/2015
FRA will take part in the Summit of European Jewish Communities ‘Building common answers’ in Barcelona on 28-29 June.
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.
FRA will take part in a consultative meeting in Vienna on 20 April on antisemitic hate crime, organised by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR).
On 6 March, FRA will take part in the second meeting of the European Network Against Racism’s (ENAR) steering group on combating Islamophobia.
On 4 March in Brussels, FRA will discuss the follow up to its survey of Jewish people’s experiences and perceptions of discrimination and hate crime in EU Member States.
30/10/2014 to 31/10/2014
FRA will give a talk on ‘Transnational research of discrimination: current status, challenges and opportunities’ at a seminar on 30-31 October in Madrid.
27/10/2014 to 28/10/2014
FRA will take part in 8th Seminar on Combating Racism, Xenophobia and Antisemitism in Jerusalem on 27-28 October.
FRA will take part in discussions on racism and xenophobia at a United Nations Human Rights Council meeting in Geneva on 14 October.
FRA will give a presentation during the European Police College’s public webinar ‘Diversity and Non-discrimination’ on 10 September.
22/05/2014 to 23/05/2014
FRA will take part in a seminar on the role of national specialist bodies in supporting local authorities in the fight against racism and intolerance.
The European Coalition of Cities against Racism (ECCAR) has invited FRA to present its toolkit on joining up fundamental rights to members in Graz (Austria) on 8 April.
A meeting will take place on 31 March in Brussels to prepare for the piloting of training on Holocaust and human rights education for EU officials.
12/03/2014 to 13/03/2014
On 12-13 March, FRA will hold a stakeholder and survey expert meeting at the Agency.
03/03/2014 to 04/03/2014
On 3-4 March, FRA will give a presentation on hate crime and human rights to a workshop on racism and xenophobia, organised by the Education Branch of the Spanish Directorate General of the Guardia Civil in Madrid.
20/02/2014 to 21/02/2014
On 20-21 February, an expert meeting within the framework of the EU-MIDIS II pre-test takes place at FRA’s premises.
On 5 December, FRA will present the findings of its recent survey on Discrimination and hate crime against Jews in EU Member States at a conference, organised by the Polish Ombudsman in partnership with FRA.
On the eve of the Fundamental Rights Conference, FRA will bring together a group of stakeholders in Vilnius.
On 8 November, on the eve of the anniversary of the anti-Jewish pogroms that took place 75 years ago, FRA will present the full findings of its survey of Jewish people’s experiences and perceptions of hate crime, discrimination and antisemitism in the EU.
The FRA Director has been invited to give a presentation at the Migration Policy Institute in Washington DC on the European approach to anti-discrimination and the progress made on this matter.
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.
28/05/2013 to 30/05/2013
FRA will contribute to a working group on combating antisemitism in Europe, and to combatting antsemitism on the internet during an international conference.
FRA will take part in a Eurofound seminar "Promoting diversity at the workplace: a strategy to promote inclusion and competitiveness".
16/04/2013 to 17/04/2013
On 16 and 17 April, FRA will hold two meetings with stakeholders to discuss some of the draft results from the agency’s survey on Jewish people’s experiences and perceptions of anti-Semitism, and action that can be taken to combat this phenomenon.
FRA will take part in a roundtable meeting of anti-Gypsyism, organised by the Swedish government, in close cooperation with the Council of Europe.
FRA will release the findings from its research into inequalities and multiple discrimination in access to and quality of healthcare on 11 March in Brussels.
The FRA Director will visit the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights to give a presentation at the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
17/01/2013 to 18/01/2013
The Irish EU Presidency has invited the FRA Director to participate in the informal meeting of the Justice and Home Affairs Council, taking place on 17 and 18 January in Dublin.
The FRA will launch two reports on victims of crime on 27 November 2012.
02/11/2012 to 03/11/2012
The Project Holocaust and Human Rights Education (2006-2012), implemented by the Agency, will facilitate training of guides at the Memorial Mauthausen. The training will bring together lessons learned from research, stakeholder engagement and other activities of the project. This is the final activity of the project.
The FRA will give a presentation at the European Parliament at a Conference on antisemitism in Europe for MEPs.
The FRA will give a presentation at the European Parliament in Brussels at a seminar entitled ‘Towards new EU policy initiatives against hate crime?'.
18/06/2012 to 19/06/2012
The FRA will take part in the State of Israel and the European Commission's 6th Seminar on racism, xenophobia and antisemitism. The Seminar is a ...
31/05/2012 to 01/06/2012
At this year's annual seminar of the Council of Europe's European Commission against Racism and Intolerance which the FRA regularly attends, the agency will deliver a keynote speech on the expansion of specialised bodies.
The FRA will host a workshop on how we cooperate with civil society entitled ‘Mechanisms for Civil Society to Cooperate with FRA'.
26/04/2012 to 27/04/2012
The FRA, European Commission and Danish Institute for International Studies are holding a conference "Remembering for the future" in Copenhagen on 26-27 April.
23/04/2012 to 27/04/2012
The 21st session of the United Nations Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice will take place in Vienna on 23-27 April 2012.
19/10/2010 to 20/10/2010
The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), in cooperation with the Terezín Memorial and the European Commission, organised the Conference on the Holocaust and Human Rights Education in Terezín, Czech Republic, on 19 and 20 October.
26/01/2010 to 28/01/2010
The Fundamental Rights Agency will present its new report at a conference of Education Ministers in Auschwitz.
In this meeting, the FRA will inform the group about its research project on holocaust education in the EU.
08/11/2008 to 10/11/2008
FRA and the International School for Holocaust Studies at Yad Vashem held on 8-10 November a First Seminar for Educators coming from throughout the European Union.