MINELRES: Equalitynews: CfP: Support to national activities aiming at the identification of good practices in combating discrimination and promoting equality

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For diversity - Against discrimination 

02/04/2009 

New call for proposals VP/2009/004: Support to national activities
aiming at the identification of good practices in combating
discrimination and promoting equality 

The call for proposals (VP/2009/004) addressed to national authorities
and financed under the PROGRESS programme (non- discrimination strand)
has been published by the Commission at: 
http://ec.europa.eu/social/main.jsp?
catId=630&langId=en&callId=199&furtherCalls=yes
with a deadline for submitting proposals on 25/05/2009.

Proposals should present activities which tackle at least one of the
following 5 grounds of discrimination: race and ethnic origin,
disability, age, religion or belief and sexual orientation and the
objectives of this call are to support national authorities of PROGRESS
participating countries in: 
 
- Better implementing their legislation on non-discrimination adopted
following Directives 2000/43/EC and 2000/78/EC; 
- developing their national policy to combat discrimination and promote
equality beyond legislation; 
- fostering the dissemination of information on EU and national policy
and legislation in the anti discrimination field as required by articles
respectively 10 and 12 of the above-mentioned directives; 
- identifying best practices which could be transferable to other
participating countries. 
 
 
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