Antisemitism Overview of data available in the EU 2008–2018 (excerpts), 2019

Reports and evidence from international organisations [..] Table 1: Observations and recommendations made to Member States of theEuropean Union by the Human Rights Committee (CCPR), the Committee onthe Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) and by UN member statesthrough Universal Period Reviews (UPR) with regard to combatingantisemitism, 2018 Observations and recommendations Source [..] [..] [..] LT … Continue reading "Antisemitism Overview of data available in the EU 2008–2018 (excerpts), 2019"

Report on the implementation of national Roma integration strategies (excerpts), 2019

I. SUBSTANTIVE POLICY AREAS [..] 1. EDUCATION [..] 1.1. Focus of measures [..] Distribution of education measures by relevance to the respective sub-areas of the Council Recommendation Thematic sub-area MS Fight early school-leaving AT, BE, BG, CY, ES, EL, HU, HR, IT, LV, LT, LU, NL, PT, RO, SE, SK, UK Consider the needs of … Continue reading "Report on the implementation of national Roma integration strategies (excerpts), 2019"

Fundamental Rights Report 2018 (excerpts), 2018

[..] 4 Racism, xenophobia and related intolerance 4.1. No progress in countering racism in the EU [..] 4.1.3. Courts confront racist and related offenses [..] In Lithuania, the Supreme Court dismissed a  defendant’s cassation appeal, ruling that the right to hold beliefs and freedom of expression are not in conformity with public insult, incitement to hatred and discrimination, and … Continue reading "Fundamental Rights Report 2018 (excerpts), 2018"

ECJ judgment in the case C-391/09, Runevič-Vardyn and Wardyn

JUDGMENT OF THE COURT (Second Chamber) 12 May 2011 (*) (Citizenship of the Union − Freedom to move and reside in the Member States − Principle of non-discrimination on grounds of nationality − Articles 18 TFEU and 21 TFEU − Principle of equal treatment of persons irrespective of racial or ethnic origin − Directive 2000/43/EC − National rules requiring … Continue reading "ECJ judgment in the case C-391/09, Runevič-Vardyn and Wardyn"

EP resolution on the comprehensive monitoring report (excerpt), 2004

The European Parliament , [..] 87.  Takes note of the satisfactory level of integration of minorities in Lithuania, which is an important factor for social cohesion and political stability; [..] Document data: P5_TA(2004)0180 ; A5-0111/2004 ; 11.03.2004 Link: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//TEXT+TA+P5-TA-2004-0180+0+DOC+XML+V0//EN Also available in the other EU official languages

The Russian minority in the Baltic States and the enlargement of the EU (excerpts), 1999

The views expressed in this document are not necessarily those held by the European Parliament as an institution. [..] V. LITHUANIA In its Regular Report on Lithuania, the Commission has confirmed that Lithuania fulfilled the Copenhagen political criteria, judging that it “demonstrates the characteristics of a democracy, with stable institutions guaranteeing the rule of law, … Continue reading "The Russian minority in the Baltic States and the enlargement of the EU (excerpts), 1999"