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This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning Cyprus. 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

Policy measures of Cyprus for the social inclusion of Roma
Government of Cyprus
Published: Nicosia : Government of Cyprus, 2012

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Material type: action plan
Subject: national action plan - integration - anti-discrimination - education - employment - health services - housing
Country coverage: Cyprus
Latest - IGO reports
Antisemitism : overview of data available in the European Union 2004-2015
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Published: Vienna : FRA, December 2016

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Material type: report
Subject: anti-Semitism - data collection - hate crime - discrimination
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Cyprus - Croatia - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Netherlands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - United Kingdom

Reporting hate
University of Cyprus ; European Humanities University ; University of Lodz ; University of Malta ; University of Southern Denmark ; Asociación Socioeducativa Llere ; Hellenic League for Human Rights (HLHR-KEMO) ; Institute for Participative Democracy - Euro Qvorum ; People for Change Foundation ; Aequitas ; Cesfor ; UK Race and Europe Network (UKREN)
Published: Brussels : European Commission, 2016

Creating an Online Network, monitoring Team and phone App to Counter hate crime Tactics project (C.O.N.T.A.C.T)


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Material type: website - tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - hate speech - cyber-hate - discrimination - data collection - victims
Country coverage: Cyprus - Denmark - Greece - Italy - Lithuania - Malta - Poland - Romania - Spain - United Kingdom
Latest - State submitted reports
National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 : Cyprus

Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 15 November 2013
(Universal periodic review)

Meeting: Human Rights Council Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (18th session : Geneva, 27 January - 7 February 2014)


Doc.no. A/HRC/WG.6/18/CYP/1


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: human rights - education - national human rights institutions - discrimination - women's rights - sexual orientation
Country coverage: Cyprus

Seventeenth to twenty second periodic reports of States parties due in 2012 : Cyprus
United Nations (UN). Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 12 April 2013
(Reports submitted by states parties under article 9 of the convention)

Meeting: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (83rd session : Geneva, 12-30 August 2013)


Doc.no. CERD/C/CYP/17-22


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - racism - discrimination - economic, social, and cultural rights - civil and political rights
Country coverage: Cyprus
Latest - Tools & guides
Reporting hate
University of Cyprus ; European Humanities University ; University of Lodz ; University of Malta ; University of Southern Denmark ; Asociación Socioeducativa Llere ; Hellenic League for Human Rights (HLHR-KEMO) ; Institute for Participative Democracy - Euro Qvorum ; People for Change Foundation ; Aequitas ; Cesfor ; UK Race and Europe Network (UKREN)
Published: Brussels : European Commission, 2016

Creating an Online Network, monitoring Team and phone App to Counter hate crime Tactics project (C.O.N.T.A.C.T)


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Material type: website - tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - hate speech - cyber-hate - discrimination - data collection - victims
Country coverage: Cyprus - Denmark - Greece - Italy - Lithuania - Malta - Poland - Romania - Spain - United Kingdom

Holocaust memorial days : an overview of remembrance and education in the OSCE region
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 27 January 2015

Press release


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Material type: tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust remembrance - Holocaust education
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan
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

Comparative study on legislation sanctioning hate speech and discrimination in the member states of the European Union
National Council for Combating Discrimination (CNCD)
Published: Bucharest : CNCD, October 2014
Other contributors: Permanent Electoral Authority


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Material type: report
Subject: hate speech - discrimination - incitement - case law - national law - criminal law - international law
Country coverage: Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Croatia - Czech Republic - Cyprus - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Netherlands - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Poland - Portugal - Romania - United Kingdom

Holocaust Memorial Days
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National specialized institutions

National Institute for the Protection of Human Rights
Office of the Law Commissioner
10 Pavlou Nirvana Str.
1492 Nicosia
Cyprus
Phone: +357 22 873 002
Fax: +357 22 667 055
Email: olcommissioner@olc.gov.cy

Office of the Commissioner for Administration (Ombudsman)
6 Gladstone Str.
CY-1095 Nicosia Lefkosia
Cyprus
Phone: +357 2245 6300, +357 22 405 500
Fax: +357 2267 2881
Email: obmudsman@ombudsman.gov.cy
Website: http:/​/​www.ombudsman.gov.cy/​Ombudsman/​ombudsman.nsf/​index_gr/​index_gr