On 31 May 2016, the European Commission together with Facebook, Twitter and YouTube unveiled a code of conduct that includes a series of commitments to combat the spread of illegal hate speech online in Europe.
Equinet – the European Network of Equality Bodies – published a working paper on developing standards for equality bodies in June 2016.
In May 2016, the TUC published a briefing on the risks of Brexit in relation to disability rights explaining how the EU improves disability rights.
This explainer sets out Europe’s legal systems in relation to human rights and ‘helps to disentangle some of the issues relating to a complex and fragmented UK human rights framework that draws on two separate European legal systems’.
CharterClick! is a two-year project funded by the European Union. The Equality and Diversity Forum is an associate partner of the project.
Published by the the European Anti Poverty Network, the ‘Explainer on Poverty and Inequality in the EU’ sets out to provide a simple introduction to the poverty debate.