Welcome address and introductory words: Federal Minister Thomas Drozda (Federal Minister for Arts and Culture, Constitution and Media)
FRA Management and Executive Board
New perspectives, challenges and opportunities in the Human Rights work frame
On the occasion of this year's Fundamental Rights Forum, but also in the light of the progress of Vienna as a Human Rights City and the commitment of private individuals to the care and support for refugees, the round table is dedicated to cooperation with civil society.
Over 150 people joined Manfred Nowak, the Austrian Member of the Management Board of the EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) and Scientific Co-Director of the BIM, to welcome Michael O’Flaherty as the new Director of the Agency to Vienna. At the event Michael O’Flaherty introduced not only himself but also his plans and priorities for the Agency for the years to come.
Als österreichisches Mitglied des Verwaltungsrats der EU Agentur für Grundrechte (FRA) lädt Manfred Nowak in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Haus der Europäischen Union herzlich zum diesjährigen FRA-Roundtable ein. Der Runde Tisch widmet sich, anlässlich der EU-weiten LGBT-Umfrage der FRA, die Erfahrungen von mehr als 93.000 LGBT- Personen aus der gesamten Europäischen Union zusammenführt, 2013 dem Thema "Die Situation von LGBT-Personen in Europa".
After five years as the Austrian member of the Management Board and Vice President of the Executive Committee of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, Hannes Tretter's term at the FRA will come to an end in June 2012.
On December 15th 2009, the Management Board (MB) of the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) elected its new Executive Board:. Hannes Tretter has been reappointed as Vice-Chairperson and Ilze Brands-Kehris (Director of the Latvian Centre for Human Rights and Ethnic Studies) will be the new Chairperson of the Management Board.