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European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)

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Definition(s)

An European Union agency which provides independent, evidence-based advice on fundamental rights to the relevant institutions and authorities of the European Union and the EU Member States in order to support them when implementing Union law, taking measures or formulating courses of action within their respective spheres of competence to fully respect fundamental rights.

Source(s)

Art. 2 of Council Regulation (EC) No 168/2007 (FRA Regulation)

Translations

  • BG: Агенция на Европейския съюз за основните права
  • CS: Agentura Evropské unie pro základní práva
  • DE: Agentur der Europäischen Union für Grundrechte
  • EL: Οργανισμός Θεμελιωδών Δικαιωμάτων της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης
  • EN: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
  • ES: Agencia de Derechos Fundamentales de la Unión Europea
  • ET: Euroopa Liidu Põhiõiguste Amet
  • FI: Euroopan unionin perusoikeusvirasto
  • FR: Agence des droits fondamentaux de l’Union européenne
  • GA: Gníomhaireacht an Aontais Eorpaigh um Chearta Bunúsacha
  • HU: Az Európai Unió Alapjogi Ügynöksége
  • IT: Agenzia dell’Unione Europea per i Diritti Fondamentali
  • LT: Europos Sąjungos pagrindinių teisių agentūra
  • LV: Eiropas Savienības Pamattiesību aģentūra
  • MT: Aġenzija tal-Unjoni Ewropea għad-Drittijiet Fundamentali
  • NL: Bureau van de Europese Unie voor de grondrechten
  • PL: Agencja Praw Podstawowych Unii Europejskiej
  • PT: Agência dos Direitos Fundamentais da UE
  • RO: Agenţia pentru Drepturi Fundamentale a Uniunii Europene
  • SK: Agentúra Európskej únie pre základné práva
  • SL: Agencija Evropske unije za temeljne pravice
  • SV: Europeiska unionens byrå för grundläggande rättigheter
  • NO: Den europeiske unions byrå for grunnleggende rettigheter (b); Byrået for grunnleggjande rettar i Den europeiske unionen (n)

Synonym(s)

  • European Fundamental Rights Agency
  • FRA
  • Fundamental Rights Agency

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Note(s)

1. The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights was inaugurated on 1 March 2007. It was established by  Council Regulation (EC) No 168/2007 (FRA Regulation) as the successor to the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia (EUMCI).
2. Its tasks, which are laid down in Art. 4 of the Regulation, include information and data collection, research and analysis; advice to EU institutions and EU Member States; cooperation with civil society and awareness raising.
3. For more information, see the website of FRA