SUBMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE EQUALITY DIRECTIVES
31 January 2013
Submission to the European Commission on the implementation of the equality Directives
Date Published: 31 January 2013
Amnesty International submits this contribution to the European Commission on the occasion of its monitoring report on the implementation of the Race Equality Directive and the Framework Employment Directive. The submission focuses on discrimination against the Roma on grounds of race or ethnicity in several areas including housing, access to goods and services and education; and against Muslims on grounds of religion or belief in employment. Specific country-based examples are included.