Equality Bodies at Work

February 21, 2019

Equality Bodies countering Ethnic Profiling: Lessons Learned

What is ethnic profiling? The Second European Union Minorities and Discrimination Survey conducted by the Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) in 2017 showed that ethnic profiling is […]
February 21, 2019

Czech Republic: New Publications by the Public Defender of Rights

New collection of opinions on the topic of Citizenship of the EU Ombudswoman published a collection of opinions on the topic Citizenship of the European Union. […]
February 21, 2019

Slovakia: Racism & Xenophobia amongst young people

Background We engaged 1 322 pupils and students (21 elementary and secondary schools) in the age of 11 – 19 years. The analysis focused on attitude of young people towards religious groups (Christians, atheists, Muslims, Jews), racial groups and ethnic […]
February 21, 2019

Luxembourg: Recruitment without Discrimination

The principle of equal treatment should be in place for every candidate applying for a job in any given company. This short guide informs people about: […]
February 21, 2019
Participants at the Symposium

Austria: Celebrating 27 years of the Ombud for Equal Treatment

Overview 2018 marks the 15th anniversary of the implementation of Art 13 of the 2000/43/EG Directive as a crucial marker for the development of equality bodies. […]
February 21, 2019

Luxembourg: Annual Report 2017

The Report highlights the main activities of the CET over the past year, including: Comments on suggested changes to the law Interviews Activities at the national […]
February 21, 2019

France: Annual Report 2017

This activity report is only a partial illustration of the work accomplished in 2017 by all those who have responded to the multiple demand for rights […]
February 21, 2019

Latvia: Summary of Annual Report 2017

The summary covers the areas of: Children Rights Civil and Political Rights Social, Economic and Culture Rights Compliance with the Principle of Good Governance Information of […]
February 20, 2019

Irish Attitudes to Diversity Highlighted By New Study

Key findings include: Attitudes to immigration and migrants have been impacted by recession and recovery. The positive perception of immigrants’ contribution to the economy increased between […]