User name
Password

Don't have a user name yet?
Register here.

Help

EU Ombudsman Laments Discrimination Around Europe

Ljubljana, 8 December - European Human Rights Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros said in Ljubljana on Friday that events in Slovenia linked with the Roma were unfortunately not an isolated case. Even countries with long democratic traditions are becoming aware that they they are not immune from discrimination, he said.

Ljubljana, Law Faculty
EU Human Rights Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros at the "Let's Face Discrimination" conference.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana, Law Faculty
EU Human Rights Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros at the "Let's Face Discrimination" conference.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana, Law Faculty
EU Human Rights Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros (right), Slovenian Ombudsman Matjaz Hanzek (centre) and Northern Irish Ombudsman Tom Frawley (left) at the closing event of the "Let's Face Discrimination" campaign.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana, Law Faculty
EU Human Rights Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros (right), Slovenian Ombudsman Matjaz Hanzek (centre) and Northern Irish Ombudsman Tom Frawley (left) at the closing event of the "Let's Face Discrimination" campaign.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana, Law Faculty
EU Human Rights Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros (left), Slovenian Ombudsman Matjaz Hanzek (centre) and Northern Irish Ombudsman Tom Frawley (right) at the closing event of the "Let's Face Discrimination" campaign.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana, Law Faculty
EU Human Rights Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros (centre) is flanked by Slovenian Ombudsman Matjaz Hanzek (right) and his Northern Irish counterpart Tom Frawley (left).
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

The rest of this news item is available to subscribers.
The news item consists of 1.338 characters (without spaces) or 258 words words.

Buy the news item. Price: 2 tokens; on account: 0 tokens.

mh/pse/gz
© STA, 2006