01-12-2021 14:00
The application of the Directives on Employment and Racial Equality

Paul-Henri Spaak (1A002)
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The EMPL Committee will organise a hearing on the ‘Application of the Employment Equality Directive and the Racial Equality Directive’ on 1 December following the publication of a Commission Report on the topic on 19 March 2021.

The purpose of this hearing is to discuss the application of the Employment and Racial Equality Directives by Member States as well as the challenges, good practices and gaps in protection and implementation. The speakers will be European Commissioner for Equality Helena Dalli as well as several representatives of European and international organisations active in the field of anti-discrimination.