Conference on equality, fundamental rights and the rule of law
09/05/2013 - 10/05/2013
Farmleigh House, White's Road, Dublin 15, Ireland
Justiz und Bürgerrechte
Hosted as part of Ireland’s EU Presidency programme by the Equality Authority, the Human Rights Commission, the Department of Justice and Equality, and the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA).
The conference will:
- Explore the opportunities for strengthening institutional arrangements for equality and fundamental rights protection more broadly, in particular the role of National Human Rights Institutions and Equality Bodies;
- Draw on the expertise of the FRA and on best practice and recent developments in other EU Member states;
- Explore ideas about how to strengthen protection of fundamental rights and equality, tackle hate crimes and combat discrimination and promote the rule of law in the Union at both European and national level.