FRA will host an expert seminar on ‘Future perspectives on legal capacity law’ in Dublin in partnership with the Irish Department of Justice and Equality, the Irish Human Rights Commission and the Irish Equality Authority, on 9 October.
Representatives from the various human rights bodies across the EU will come together to discuss how to work together to enhance human rights protection at the national and European and international level.
At a conference to celebrate 15 years of Vienna’s LGBT anti-discrimination office (‘Antidiskriminierungsstelle für gleichgeschlechtliche und transgender Lebensweisen’), FRA Director Morten Kjaerum will give the keynote speech, presenting an overview on landmark developments in the last decade regarding the respect for fundamental rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the EU.
From 1-2 October, representatives of Jewish, Muslim, LGBT and racism organisations will meet at the FRA to discuss their experiences on hate crime, and to exchange good practices on how to tackle the issue.
FRA will present the preliminary findings of its forthcoming report on “Access to data protection remedies in the EU Member States” during a panel discussion at the 35th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners.