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[Events and Updates]

European Gender Equality Index 2021

The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) published this European Gender Index 2021, which is a tool that measures how European states integrate gender equality into their policies, ...

Last update 15 Nov 2021
Drawing of man whose shadow is a scale
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EU Agency For Fundamental Rights: new Report on legal aid for migrants in return proceedings

The EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) published a new report entitled “Legal aid for returnees deprived of liberty”. The report highlights that effective access to competent legal ...

Last update 15 Nov 2021
EU Fundamental Rights Agency Human Rights Cities
[Events and Updates]

How to become a Human Rights City: a new Framework of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights

At the Fundamental Rights Forum 2021 held on 11 and October, the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) and representatives of several European cities presented a new Framework for Human ...

Last update 30 Oct 2021
Implementing ECHR judgments: new factsheet on rights of LGBTI people
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Implementing ECHR judgments: new factsheet on rights of LGBTI people

The Council of Europe’s Department for the Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights has published a new thematic factsheet on cases related to the rights of LGBTI (lesbian, ...

Last update 27 Sep 2021
European Green Deal
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The European Green Deal

On July 14, the European Commission adopted a set of proposals to make the EU's climate, energy, transport and taxation policies fit for reducing net greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% by ...

Last update 4 Aug 2021
The toppling of Hoxha's statue - 20 February 1991
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Dealing with the past: Post-communist Transitional Justice in Albania

Sidita Trimi holds a Master’s Degree in Human Rights and Multi-level Governance from the University of Padova. This In Focus article is an excerpt from her Master Thesis discussed in March ...

Last update 29 Jul 2021
protester hold sign saying "end systemic racism"
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Seminal UN report offers an agenda to dismantle systemic racism

The murder of George Floyd, an African-American man, by a law enforcement official on 25 May 2020 in Minnesota, United States, sparked unprecedented worldwide protests that represented the struggle ...

Last update 19 Aug 2021
Banner written: "covid-19 vaccination check-in"
[Events and Updates]

Coronavirus pandemic in the EU - Fundamental Rights implications: Vaccine rollout and equality of access in the EU

On the 16th of June, FRA published the seventh FRA Bulletin on how the COVID-19 pandemic affects fundamental rights. Focusing on equal access to vaccines, it highlights the situation in the 27 EU ...

Last update 17 Jun 2021
Headquarters of the Council of Europe, Strasbourg (France).
[Events and Updates]

Democracy is in distress, finds the Council of Europe Secretary General’s annual report for 2021

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe has published its annual report for 2021, titled “State of democracy, human rights and the rule of law. A democratic renewal for Europe.” ...

Last update 20 May 2021
Prison cell
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SPACE Report: Europe’s imprisonment rate continues to fall

The Council of Europe has published the Annual Penal Statistics on Prison Populations for 2020, also known as the SPACE statistics report. The report gives an overview of the 2020 criminal ...

Last update 19 Apr 2021
[Events and Updates]

York Human Rights Indicator Report 2020: Covid-19 and Human Rights

The York Human Rights City Network (YHRCN) publishes an annual report on the city. As the United Kingdom’s first Human Rights City, York embraces a vision of a vibrant, diverse, fair and safe ...

Last update 22 Mar 2021
In the line of fire: Increased legal protection needed as attacks against business & human rights defenders mount in 2020
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"In the line of fire: Increased legal protection needed as attacks against business & human rights defenders mount in 2020" by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre has issued a report on human rights defenders (HRDs) working on business-related human rights issues. The report -- “In the line of fire: ...

Last update 14 Mar 2021
Manuale sul diritto europeo in materia di asilo, frontiere e immigrazione
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FRA published the Italian asylum and migration handbook

At the event held by the Italian Academy of Law and Migration, the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) presented the Italian version of the handbook on European law relating to ...

Last update 11 Mar 2021
[Publications]

Peace Human Rights Governance (VOL. 2, NO. 1 March, 2018)

AA.VV. (2018)

Rivista Peace Human Rights Governance (PHRG)

Last update 26 Feb 2021
[Publications]

Peace Human Rights Governance (VOL. 1, NO. 3 November, 2017)

AA.VV. (2017)

Rivista Peace Human Rights Governance (PHRG)

Last update 26 Feb 2021