The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) is a unique human rights monitoring body which specialises in questions relating to the fight against racism, discrimination (on grounds of “race”, ethnic/national origin, colour, citizenship, religion, language, sexual orientation, gender identity and sex characteristics), xenophobia, antisemitism and intolerance in Europe; it prepares reports and issues recommendations to member States. (more...)
14 Apr 2021 11:09:00
ECRI plays a crucial role in providing guidance and monitoring action against racism and intolerance in the field of sportsStrasbourg, France 14 April 2021
ECRI firmly believes that sport can be a powerful tool for promoting social cohesion and...
08 Apr 2021 15:39:00
ECRI holds its 85th plenary meeting and warns against extreme forms of hate speech and violence in relation to confrontations and unresolved conflictsStrasbourg, France 9 April 2021
ECRI held its 85th plenary meeting, which took place from 30 to 31 March 2021, through...
19 Mar 2021 13:40:00
There is no vaccine against racism and racial discrimination, warns ECRI Chair Maria Marouda at first EU Anti-Racism SummitStrasbourg, France 19 March 2021
At the first EU Anti-Racism Summit on 19 March 2021, the Chair of the European Commission against...
The secretariat of the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) is part of the Anti-discrimination Department and the Directorate of Anti-discrimination within the Directorate General of Democracy ("DGII") of the Council of Europe .
Maria Daniella Marouda, Chair of ECRI, about ECRI's annual report 2020, 18 March 2021
Country report published in 2021
Conclusions on the implementation of priority recommendations published in 2021