Equinet Activities

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February 8, 2021

Together towards Roma Equality: Implementing the EU Roma Strategic Framework

Date: 22 February 2021 Time: 9:30 – 12:50 CET Online with Zoom Meetings This roundtable follows the publication in October 2020 of the new EU Roma […]
February 5, 2021

Tackling age discrimination: Stepping Up our Engagement with Youth

Date: 1-2 March 2021 Time: 10:00-13:00 CET Online with Zoom Meetings On the mornings of 1 – 2 March, Equinet will organize an online workshop in […]
January 22, 2021

Working together to tackle discrimination and intolerance against Muslims

Recent surveys and reports show that intolerance and discrimination against Muslims are persistent phenomena in European societies. The experience of equality bodies shows that Muslims are […]
January 13, 2021

Combating “Anti-LGBT” resolutions in Poland: Stories from behind the scenes

On 27 March 2019 a municipality in Poland (Świdnik) adopted a declaration to be free from a so-called “LGBT ideology”. The document, mostly chaotic and to […]
November 26, 2020

Finnish Supreme Court bans Nordic neo-Nazi organization

The long-awaited ruling, referring to the European Convention on Human Rights and the UN Convention on Civil and Political Rights, states that trying to establish a […]
November 17, 2020

Webinar: Engagement with UN mechanisms – Universal Periodic Review

Date: 1 December 2020 Time: 14:00 – 16:15 CET Online with Zoom Meetings This capacity-building webinar aims to enable equality bodies to more effectively engage with […]
November 16, 2020

Equality Bodies working on the rights and discriminations faced by Trans and Intersex Persons

During the past years, equality bodies all over Europe have increased their efforts to protect the rights of transgender persons, and are lately intensifying also the […]
November 9, 2020

The Future of Equality Legislation in Europe

On 14 October 2020 (14:00 – 16:00 CET) Equinet will organize an online roundtable, together with MEP Alice Bah Kuhnke, on the future of equality legislation in Europe. The primary objective will be to discuss the EU legal framework for equality and its implementation as well as advancing the adoption of the Horizontal Directive. 
November 9, 2020

Discussions on Women in Poverty: Breaking the Cycle

On 22 October 2020, Equinet will organise, together with the Institute of Women and for Equal Opportunities in Spain, an online roundtable to create space for discussion on breaking the cycle of women in poverty. Register by 14 October!