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The Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council is hosting the high-Level conference ‘Future of Work: A Lifecycle Approach’ from 21 to 22 March in Sofia.
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On 21 March, the Council of the EU’s Working Party on Fundamental Rights, Citizens Rights and Free Movement of Persons (FREMP) will discuss the results of the Agency’s second external evaluation that will be presented by the European Commission.
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The Agency will take part in the fourth meeting of the Ad hoc Committee for the Rights of the Child (CAHENF) in Strasbourg.
This infographic illustrates the positive and negative impact on fundamental rights of using large-scale IT systems for security and border management.
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How can the Sustainable Development Goals best reach different audiences in Europe.
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The Director of the Agency will visit France on 19-20 March to meet with government ministers, officials, members of the French National Assembly, representatives of human rights and equality bodies and civil society to discuss ways in which the Agency can support France on fundamental rights issues.
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The Eurostat task force on developing a survey on gender-based violence met in Luxembourg from 7 to 8 March to prepare the survey questionnaire for piloting.
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On 14 March in Poland, the Agency presented findings and promising practices from its report on challenges facing civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU.
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The Agency’s three reports on deinstitutionalisation are now available in easy-read on the FRA website.
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The Agency has published 12 new language versions of its fundamental rights-based police training – A manual for police trainers.
The FRA Director underlined its strong commitment to promoting the human rights of women and helping to deliver on the 1995 Beijing commitments to advance women’s rights.
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On 15 March, the FRA Director will meet with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and State Secretary Audun Halvorsen in the context of FRA’s cooperation with the EEA and Norway Grants.
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The Agency will present its Challenges facing civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU report to the European Commission representation in Warsaw, Poland, on 14 March.
The FRA Director will contribute to the next session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York on 13 March.
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The Agency will take part in the 11th Europe-Ukraine Forum in Rzeszów, Poland, from 13-14 March 2018.
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On 13-14 March in Budapest, the Agency will participate in a conference ‘Social and technological innovations – full participation of persons with disabilities’.
The Agency took part in the first meeting of the Council of Europe’s Committee of experts on human rights dimensions of automated data processing and different forms of artificial intelligence.
The Agency attended the first 2018 meeting of the network of EU Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) Agencies from 1 to 2 March in Vilnius.
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The Agency reflected with Austrian networks on artistic freedom as a human right on 7 March.
The Agency presented data from its violence against women survey on 8 March International Women’s day to the European Commission’s representation in Austria.