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Highlights

  • Report / Paper / Summary
    11
    October
    2021
    This report proposes a framework for becoming, and functioning as,
    a ‘human rights city’ in the EU. It includes ‘foundations’, ‘structures’
    and ‘tools’ for mayors, local administrations and grassroots
    organisations to reinforce fundamental rights locally. It is based on
    existing good practice and expert input by representatives of human
    rights cities in the EU, academic experts, international organisations
    and city networks.
  • Page
    The European Union Fundamental Rights Information System EFRIS is a Human Rights Gateway, bringing together data and information from existing human rights databases, and enables viewing and analysis of relevant assessments of fundamental rights in the EU.
  • Report / Paper / Summary
    18
    January
    2018
    Civil society organisations in the European Union play a crucial role in promoting fundamental rights, but it
    has become harder for them to do so – due to both legal and practical restrictions. This report looks at the different types and patterns of challenges
    faced by civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU.
  • Handbook / Guide / Manual
    23
    October
    2018
    Nüüdisaegse inimõiguste kogumina, mis sisaldab palju õigusi, mida varem kehtestatud
    õiguste koodeksites ei leidu, on harta paberväljaanne muljetavaldav. Euroopa Liidu
    õiguse peamiste põhimõtete tundjad oskavad tavaliselt kiiresti öelda, et harta on
    ELile alati siduv, kuid liikmesriikidele on see siduv üksnes „liidu õiguse kohaldamise
    korral“. Mida see harta artikli 51 sageli tsiteeritud sõnastus tegelikult tähendab?
Products
The Fundamental Rights Forum is the space for dialogue on human rights challenges facing the EU today.
Highlights from the Fundamental Rights Forum 2021 – Michael O’Flaherty on the Forum as a roadmap for a vision of hope.
Speaking up for human rights has never been more important!

But how can we bring people together and cut through the noise?
International and regional human rights organisations across Europe have joined forces with the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, united behind the '10 keys to effectively communicating human rights'.
11
October
2021
This report proposes a framework for becoming, and functioning as,
a ‘human rights city’ in the EU. It includes ‘foundations’, ‘structures’
and ‘tools’ for mayors, local administrations and grassroots
organisations to reinforce fundamental rights locally. It is based on
existing good practice and expert input by representatives of human
rights cities in the EU, academic experts, international organisations
and city networks.
A clip on human rights cities upon launch of ‘Framework of commitments for human rights cities’
28
September
2021
Since September 2020, three National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) had a change in their accreditation status, two new institutions were created and nine have had a change in tasks covered by their mandates. Following up on the September 2020 report “Strong and effective national human rights institutions – challenges, promising practices and opportunities”, this update provides an overview of developments in the accreditation status and mandates of NHRIS in the past 12 months. The update covers the 27 EU Member States as well as three additional states within FRA’s mandate (Albania, North Macedonia and Serbia).
On the occasion of the launch of FRA’s report ‘Protecting civic space in the EU’ this clip sheds light on the challenges civil society faces across the European Union.
On 23 February 2021, FRA’s Director, Michael O’Flaherty, listened to fundamental rights concerns and discussed ways to solve them. The second Fundamental Rights Dialogue invited young people to participate in shaping our societies, placing human rights centre stage.
10
June
2021
2020. aastal oli põhiõiguste kaitses nii edusamme kui
ka tagasilööke. Euroopa Liidu Põhiõiguste Ameti (FRA)
2021. aasta põhiõiguste aruandes antakse ülevaade
valdkonna peamistest arengusuundadest, tuues
esile saavutused ja endiselt probleemsena püsivad
valdkonnad.
10
June
2021
FRA’s Fundamental Rights Report 2021 reviews major developments in the field in 2020, identifying both achievements and areas of concern. It also presents FRA’s opinions on these developments, including a synopsis of the evidence supporting these opinions. This year’s focus chapter explores the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on fundamental rights. The remaining chapters cover: the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights; equality and non-discrimination; racism, xenophobia and related intolerance; Roma equality and inclusion; asylum, borders and migration; information society, privacy and data protection; rights of the child; access to justice; and the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
On 23 February 2021, FRA’s Director, Michael O’Flaherty, listened to fundamental rights concerns and discussed ways to solve them. The second Fundamental Rights Dialogue invited young people to participate in shaping our societies, placing human rights centre stage.
On 13 November, the Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) hosted its first Fundamental Rights Dialogue - a virtual event that gave young people an opportunity to voice their fundamental rights concerns and discussed ways to solve them with FRA's Director Michael O'Flaherty.
Key statements from the FRA/Euractiv online event Reinforcing the EU Charter: rights of people in the EU in the next decade, 7 December 2020.
16
June
2020
Käesolevas ülevaates tutvustatakse peamisi
õppetunde Euroopa Liidu Põhiõiguste Ameti
esimesest aruandest põhiõiguste uuringu kohta.
Uuringus koguti ligikaudu 35 000 inimeselt
andmeid nende kogemuste, arusaamade ja
arvamuste kohta seoses rea küsimustega, mis
puutuvad eri moel kokku inimõigustega.
This year, the COVID-19 pandemic leaves a lasting mark on society worldwide. It affected everyone but some people more than others. As we look ahead, on Human Rights Day, on 10 December, we need to make the new normal a better normal. In his video message, FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty underlines the need to stand up for human rights to make 2021 a better year. This means ensuring we respect and take into account everybody's human rights.
30
November
2020
This report outlines some of the measures EU Member States have put in place to protect public health as Europe faces the ‘second wave’ of the Coronavirus pandemic. It highlights how these may affect fundamental rights, especially social rights.
This video statement by FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty was recorded for the 2020 General conference of the International Coalition of Inclusive and Sustainable Cities (ICCAR): “CommunicAction – A common front to protect human rights at the local level”.
This video statement by FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty was recorded for the Annual Conference of the Geneva Human Rights Platform: ''Connectivity between regional and global human rights mechanisms".
This video statement by FRA Director Michael O’Flaherty was recorded for the e-conference "70 years of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms: challenges and prospects".
3
September
2020
Summary version now available
21 January 2021
National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) are a vital part of the
country-level human rights protection system. This report, published
10 years after FRA’s first in-depth study on NHRIs, looks at such
bodies in the EU, as well as the Republic of North Macedonia, the
Republic of Serbia, and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and
Northern Ireland. It explores relevant developments, challenges to
their effectiveness and ways to maximise their impact.