The conference about "Protection from racial discrimination and related intolerance (antisemitism, xenophobia and anti-gypsyism)" will be held on April 20th in digital format.
The initiative, organized in the framework of the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union, is the result of the effort between DGAE and DGPE, in partnership with the program "Nunca Esquecer".
It is part of a set of initiatives that were undertaken at the EU level, such as the EU Action Plan against Racism 2020-2025, the organization of a Summit against Racism (March 19), and the Council Declaration on Combating Anti-Semitism. At the regional and international level, is also part of the framework of the United Nations.
The program of the conference is available here.
For more detailed information, it can be consulted the report "Antisemitism: overview of antisemitic incidents recorded in the European Union 2009-2019".