Bringing the Charter to life – opportunities and challenges of putting the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights into practice

Copenhagen Seminar Report
Danish Presidency of the Council of the EU and EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (15–16 March 2012)

This report aims to highlight the main points from the seminar. The full programme together with the introductions of all the speakers and the list of participants is annexed to this report. The keynote speeches are available on the FRA website. The text boxes highlight key elements of the discussions which include suggestions for future actions and references to FRA activities. This report focuses on EU and national opportunities and challenges, and the work of law and policy makers, complaints mechanisms, specialised human rights bodies and civil society organisations.