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Recent allegations from around the world have once again underlined what many women have long known: violence, harassment and hatred towards women are features of their daily lives. As 25 November marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) lends its voice to the EU’s campaign #SayNoStopVAW and the global #metoo campaign to help put an end to the widespread violence that affects millions of women.
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The European Youth Forum (EYF) has invited the Agency to run a workshop at their annual Council of Members Meeting in Cascais, Portugal, on 24 November.
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Officials from the Office of the Ukrainian Parliament’s Commissioner for Human Rights will visit the Agency on 24 November.
This infographic illustrates the main experiences immigrants and ethnic minorities across the EU have when it comes to victimisation. It draws from the findings from FRA's EU-MIDIS II survey.
This infographic illustrates the main experiences immigrants and ethnic minorities across the EU have when it comes to discrimination. It draws from the findings from FRA's EU-MIDIS II survey.
This infographic illustrates the main experiences immigrants and ethnic minorities across the EU have when it comes to inclusion. It draws from the findings from FRA's EU-MIDIS II survey.
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The Chair of the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE), MEP Claude Moraes, highlighted the vital role the Agency’s work plays in respecting, promoting and protecting fundamental rights during his visit to FRA on 22 November.
The Agency will join the launch on 22 November in Brussels of a report by the Community Living for Europe: Structural Funds Watch initiative.
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On 22 November, the Agency will welcome MEP Claude Moraes, Chair of European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE).
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The Agency will take part in the meeting of the EU Agencies’ Network on Scientific Advice (EU-ANSA) in Lisbon from 21 to 22 November.
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On 21 November, the Agency will present key findings from its Fundamental Rights Report 2017 in Madrid.
The Agency will present its second surveillance report to the European Parliament’s Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) Committee on 21 November in Brussels.
On Universal Children’s Day on 20 November, the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) shines a light on differences in legal minimum ages to help the EU and its Member States eliminate inconsistencies, protection gaps and seemingly arbitrary restrictions resulting from different age thresholds.
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The Permanent Observer Mission of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to the EU will meet the Agency to exchange views on FRA’s findings from its 2nd European Union Minorities and Discrimination Survey (EU-MIDIS II) on the situation of Muslims in the EU.
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During the 2017 International Intelligence Oversight Forum in Brussels, the Agency will present the findings from its recently-published second surveillance report.
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The Agency will present its 2017 Opinion on access to remedy and business and human rights at a public event in Rome on 20 November.
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The Agency will publish a paper on gender discrimination and violence against women during the 2017 edition of the European Commission’s Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights. The Colloquium will take place in Brussels from 20 to 21 November.
The Head of the Agency’s Freedoms and Justice Department underlined the need to consider fundamental rights when addressing security concerns in border management during the 23rd International Border Police Conference.
EU Member States, the European Commission, representatives of other EU institutions and relevant EU Agencies came together for the the second meeting of the Subgroup to the High Level Commission Expert Group on Radicalisation (HLCEG-R).
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The new Advisory Panel of the Agency’s Fundamental Rights Platform (FRP) met for the first time on 9-10 November in Vienna.