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FRA joins antisemitism Working Group’s first meeting

On 20 June in Brussels, FRA took part in the first meeting of the European Commission working group on the implementation of the Council Declaration on the fight against antisemitism.

The meeting focused on security for Jewish communities, institutions and citizens. EU Justice Commissioner Jourova opened the meeting, to which representatives of EU institutions, national authorities and Jewish community organisations participated.

FRA’s presentation focused on instruments Member State can use for effective risk assessments of the security needs of Jewish communities, which includes the Agency’s survey on antisemitism and its annual update on the situation of data collection on antisemitism.