|Author (Corporate)||European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights|
|Publisher||Publications Office of the European Union|
|Series Title||FRA Reports: EU-MIDIS|
|Publication Date||November 2018|
Almost twenty years after adoption of EU laws forbidding discrimination, people of African descent in the EU face widespread and entrenched prejudice and exclusion. This report outlines selected results from FRA's second large-scale EU-wide survey on migrants and minorities (EU-MIDIS II). It examines the experiences of almost 6,000 people of African descent in 12 EU Member States.
Racial discrimination and harassment are commonplace. Experiences with racist violence vary greatly across countries, but reach as high as 14 %. Discriminatory profiling by the police, too, is a common reality. Hurdles to inclusion are multi-faceted, with many respondents facing discrimination during their job search and when looking for housing.
|Subject Categories||Values and Beliefs|
|Subject Tags||Fundamental | Human Rights|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|