25 years fighting racism and intolerance across Europe

By |september 27th, 2019|Council of Europe, Discrimination, human rights, News, Racism|

As the Council of Europe’s European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) marks its 25th anniversary. Maria Pejčinović Burić takes stock of its successes and future priorities.

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Nord Stream 2 takes unusual legal step against the Commission

By |julij 26th, 2019|Discrimination, EU court of Justice, European Commission, gas directive, News, Nord Stream-2|

The Nord Stream 2 pipeline company has taken an unusual legal step in its dispute with the European Commission by asking the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) to annul the amendments to the Gas Directive which the Gazprom-led...

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Pope pleads for European unity, warns against fear-mongers

By |junij 3rd, 2019|anti-EU, Communism, Discrimination, Matteo Salvini, News, Nicolae Ceausescu, Pope Francis, Romania, Roms|

Pope Francis made an impassioned plea for Europe to stick together and revive the ideals of its founders on Sunday (2 June), saying ideologies and fear-mongering politicians were threatening its very existence as a bloc.

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All eyes on EU’s anti-discrimination efforts

By |november 6th, 2018|corporate responsibility, debate, Discrimination, News, posted workers, Posted Workers Directive, Racism|

Associations working to fight against inequalities are calling on the EU to adopt a more aggressive policy against fraudulent employers. This approach echoes a survey showing that the majority of French people are closely following this issue. EURACTIV France reports.    

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Israel reprimands EU envoy in row over discriminatory bill

By |julij 13th, 2018|Arabs, democratic deficit, Discrimination, EU-Israel, Jews, News, Racism|

Israel summoned the EU ambassador yesterday (12 July) over allegations of interference in the passage of a controversial law which could pave the way for Jewish-only communities.

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Barrier-free environment for fans at the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ [Promoted content]

By |maj 21st, 2018|Discrimination, football, News, Racism, Russia, World Cup|

With just a few weeks to go before the kick-off in Russia on 14 June, everything is set for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ to be a truly inclusive event for everyone.

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EU owes a strategy for inclusion to black people in Europe

By |maj 16th, 2018|black people, Discrimination, News, Racism, refugee crisis|

Black people continue to experience some of the highest rates of discrimination in Europe, and the refugee crisis has made things even worse, writes Karen Taylor.

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Greece limits power of sharia law for its Muslim minority

By |januar 10th, 2018|Alexis Tsipras, Discrimination, European Court of Human Rights, Greece, Muslims, News, Sharia, women rights|

The Greek parliament yesterday (9 January) made the practice of Islamic sharia law in family disputes optional for the country's Muslim minority, changing a century-old legacy.

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Eastern Europeans bite back over ‘food apartheid’

By |julij 3rd, 2017|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Discrimination, food quality, Hungary, Marian Jurecka, News, populism, Slovakia, two-speed Europe, Viktor Orbán|

It looks like Nutella, smells like Nutella and yet doesn't quite taste like the famous Italian chocolate spread. Eastern European leaders are fuming after tests suggested that big Western brands use cheaper ingredients in food products sold in former c...

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ECJ plans to rule on same-sex marriage in Romania

By |april 25th, 2017|ADF, Discrimination, ECJ, gay marriage, News, Romania, same sex marriage|

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) is set to rule on same-sex marriage in a landmark Romanian case but religious freedom groups are rooting for a win for national sovereignty.

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