EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT: A Union of Equality: discussion with experts on racism and discrimination

On 30 September, the dedicated working group of the Civil Liberties Committee of the European Parliament took stock of recent developments, focusing on the rights of Roma, LGBT+ and disabled people during an event called “A Union of Equality: discussion with experts on racism and discrimination”.

In this occasion, the Democracy, Rule of Law and Fundamental Rights Monitoring Group (DRFMG), set up by the Civil Liberties Committee, hosted:

  • Silvan Agius, Expert on Equality, Cabinet of Commissioner Dalli;
  • Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos, Scientific Adviser, EU Agency For Fundamental Rights;
  • Juliana Santos Wahlgren, Acting Director, European Network Against Racism;
  • Catherine Naughton, Director, European Disability Forum;
  • Evelyne Paradis, Executive Director, ILGA-Europe;
  • Jamen Gabriela Hrabanova, Director, European Roma Grassroots Organisations Network.

Watch the full discussion here.