On 22 February, Equinet organised an online roundtable, bringing together the European Commission, Member State representatives, civil society representatives and equality bodies. The roundtable followed the publication in October 2020 of the new EU Roma strategic framework for equality, inclusion and participation that puts a strong emphasis on the involvement of equality bodies.
The primary objective of the roundtable was to discuss and identify ways to improve cooperation between equality bodies, national authorities and civil society in light of the new EU Roma Strategic Framework. Furthermore, it aimed to:
Read the Equinet Perspective “Roma and Traveller Inclusion: Towards a new EU framework learning from the work of Equality Bodies” (July 2020)
Should you have any questions about this event, please do not hesitate to contact Daris Lewis Recio, Equinet’s Policy Assistant (firstname.lastname@example.org).