The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) is a 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 and gender identity), xenophobia, antisemitism and intolerance. (more...)
Renewed efforts needed to eliminate racial discrimination, especially in the workplace, say Heads of Europe’s human rights organisationsStrasbourg 21 March 2019
VIENNA/STRASBOURG/WARSAW, 21 March 2019 – Too many people with an ethnic or migrant background...
Russia: Anti-extremism and “foreign agents” legislation misused, intolerant public discourse unchallenged and unpunished, says Council of Europe’s bodyStrasbourg, France 5 March 2019
Progress has been made at the institutional level in the Russian Federation in countering hate...
Report on racism in Latvia: Hate speech and hate crime, better integration of Roma and refugees, and granting of citizenshipStrasbourg, France 5 March 2019
In a report published today, the Council of Europe Commission against Racism and Intolerance...
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 .