Austria
           

This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning Austria. The information includes information about specialized institutions, hate crime legislation, reports from inter-governmental organizations, State reports, action plans and other national initiatives.

Latest - Action plans
Report on the implementation of the EU framework for national Roma integration strategies
European Commission. Directorate-General for Justice
Published: Brussels : European Commission, 2 April 2014

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Material type: report
Subject: integration - national action plan - anti-discrimination - economic, social, and cultural rights - education - housing - employment - health services
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Netherlands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - United Kingdom

Roma in Austria : an EU framework for national Roma integration strategies up to 2020 : political and legal measures
Austrian Federal Chancellery. Legal and Constitutional Service
Published: Vienna : Austrian Federal Chancellery, 2011

On the title page: Presentation of integrated packages of political and legal measures in the context of a broader social inclusion policy in accordance with the Council’s conclusions of 19 May 2011 on the EU Framework for National Roma : integration strategies up to 2020, as endorsed by the European Council of 23-24 June 2011


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Material type: action plan
Subject: national action plan - integration - anti-discrimination - education - employment - health services - housing
Country coverage: Austria
Latest - IGO reports
Regular overviews of migration-related fundamental rights concerns
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Published: Vienna : FRA, March 2017
(Monthly data collection on the current migration situation in the EU)


Material type: report
Subject: migration - asylum - children's rights - health services - racism - hate crime - victims - hate speech - homophobia
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Bulgaria - Denmark - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Italy - Netherlands - Poland - Slovakia - Spain - Sweden

Current migration situation in the EU : lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex asylum seekers
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Published: Luxembourg : Publications Office of the European Union, 27 March 2017

ISBN 978-92-9239-001-3

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Material type: report
Subject: migration - asylum - sexual orientation - gender identity - data collection - hate crime - health services
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Bulgaria - Denmark - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Italy - Netherlands - Poland - Slovakia - Spain - Sweden
Latest - State submitted reports
Fifth periodic reports of States parties due in 2012 : Austria
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 7 October 2013
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 40 of the covenant)

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (115th session : Geneva, 19 October - 6 November 2015)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/AUT/5


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: civil and political rights - International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights - gender equality - law enforcement - detention - deportation - incitement - minority rights
Country coverage: Austria

Eighteenth to twentieth periodic reports of States parties due in 2011 : Austria
United Nations (UN). Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 17 April 2012
(Reports submitted by states parties under article 9 of the convention)

Meeting: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (81st session : Geneva, 6-31 August 2012)


Doc.no. CERD/C/AUT/18-20


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - racism - discrimination - victims - law enforcement
Country coverage: Austria
Latest - Tools & guides
Compendium of [good] practices for combating hate crime
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Published: Vienna : FRA, 28 April 2016

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Material type: tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - victims - data collection - law enforcement
Country coverage: Spain - Czech Republic - Austria - Netherlands - United Kingdom - Poland - Denmark - Belgium - Germany - Italy - Portugal - Greece - Croatia - Hungary - Finland

As the witnesses fall silent : 21st century Holocaust education in curriculum, policy and practice
Gross, Zehavit (ed.) ; Stevick, Doyle E. (ed.) ; UNESCO International Bureau of Education (IBE)
Published: Geneva : UNESCO ; Springer, 11 June 2015

ISBN 978-3-319-15418-3

The publication also describes the situation in countries outside the OSCE region.


Material type: tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust education - Holocaust remembrance - genocide - victims - diversity - education
Country coverage: Austria - Canada - Estonia - Israel - Germany - Latvia - Lithuania - Poland - Spain - United Kingdom - United States
Latest - Other reports & documents
Yearbook of Muslims in Europe
Scharbrodt, Oliver (ed.) ; Akgönül, Samim (ed.) ; Alibasic, Ahmet (ed.) ; Nielsen, Joergen S. (ed.) ; Racius, Egdunas (ed.)
Published: Boston ; Leiden : Brill, December 2016

ISBN 978-90-04-33602-5
ISSN 1877-1432


Material type: annual report
Subject: Islamophobia - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of expression - media - religious symbols - religion - education
Country coverage: Albania - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Malta - Moldova - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - Ukraine - United Kingdom

Antisemitism worldwide 2014 : general analysis (draft)
Tel Aviv University. Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism
Published: Tel Aviv : Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism, 13 April 2015

Other title: Antisemitism and racism : general analysis.
The report also describes the situation in countries outside the OSCE region.


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Material type: report
Subject: anti-Semitism - hate crime - discrimination - racism - Holocaust denial - anti-Gypsyism
Country coverage: Austria - Belgium - Ireland - Sweden - Norway - Denmark - Czech Republic - Portugal - Poland - Italy - Switzerland - Serbia - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia - Bulgaria - Netherlands - Russian Federation - Ukraine - Belarus - Lithuania - Moldova - Azerbaijan - Turkey - Canada - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Romania - Slovakia - Spain - United Kingdom - United States

Holocaust Memorial Days
5 MayLiberation of the Mauthausen concentration camp (1945)Full report



National specialized institutions

Equal Treatment Commission
Bundeskanzleramt
Abteilung II/3
Minoritenplatz 3
A-1010 Vienna
Austria
Phone: +43 1 53 115 7533
Fax: +43 1 53 115 7545
Email: beatrix.gojakovich@bka.gv.at
Website: http:/​/​www.frauen.bka.gv.at/​site/​5513/​default.aspx

Office of the Austrian Ombudsman Board
Singerstrasse 17
Postfach 20
A-1015 Vienna 1
Austria
Phone: +43 1 515 050
Fax: +43 1 5150 5150
Email: post@volksanw.gv.at
Website: http:/​/​www.volksanw.gv.at/​i_english.htm

Ombud for Equal Treatment
Taubstummengasse 11
1040 Vienna
Austria
Phone: +43 1 532 0244
Fax: +43 1 532 0246
Email: gaw@bka.gv.at
Website: http:/​/​www.gleichbehandlungsanwaltschaft.at

Ombud for Equal Treatment Irrespective of Ethnic Belonging in Other Areas
Taubstummengasse 11
1040 Vienna
Austria
Phone: +43 1 532 2868
Fax: +43 1 532 0246
Email: gaw3@bka.gv.at
Website: http:/​/​www.frauen.bka.gv.at/​site/​5524/​default.aspx

Ombud for Equal Treatment Irrespective of Ethnic Belonging, Religion or Belief, Age or Sexual Orientation in Employment and Occupation
Taubstummengasse 11
1040 Vienna
Austria
Phone: +43 1 532 2868
Fax: +43 1 532 0246
Email: gaw2@bka.gv.at
Website: http:/​/​www.frauen.bka.gv.at/​site/​5523/​default.aspx