Published November 26, 2007
by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||396|
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Equality Law in an Enlarged European Union. Understanding the Article 13 Directives Article (PDF Available) in European Journal of International Law 20(2) July with 30 ReadsAuthor: Dimitry Kochenov. EQUALITY LAW IN AN ENLARGED EUROPEAN UNION. increasingly ‘united in diversity’ so European equality law requires a different and deeper academic scrutiny at this point in time. The authors have chosen the self-selecting subject of Article 13 EC and its grounds of sex, racial or ethnic origin, religion or belief, disability, age and. The European Commission therefore set up the former network of legal experts in gender equality and the network on non-discrimination to support its work by providing independent information and advice on relevant developments in the Member States. The two networks were merged in December and are now jointly managed by Human European. During the past two decades, the European Union has become increasingly involved in combating racism. Most notably, EU legislation requires Member States to introduce laws prohibiting racial discrimination in many aspects of everyday life, such as employment, education, healthcare, and housing. Alongside legislation requiring action at national level, the EU institutions have also .
European Union equality and anti-discrimination law were revolutionized by the incorporation of Article 13 into the EC Treaty, adding new anti-discrimination grounds and new possibilities. Equality and non-discrimination in an enlarged European Union. (presented by the Commission) EN 2 EN the case-law of the European Court of Justice has helped to clarify and reinforce used in the two Directives have been inspired by gender equality legislation and/or the case law of the European Court of Justice in the field of gender File Size: KB. This second issue of the European Equality Law Review provides an overview of legal and policy developments across Europe and reflects the state of affairs from 1 January to 30 June It describes the most recent case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights and details the most relevant. According to the EU treaties, membership of the European Union is open to "any European State which respects the values referred to in Article 2 and is committed to promoting them" (TEU Article 49).Those Article 2 values are "respect for human dignity, freedom, democracy, equality, the rule of law and respect for human rights, including the rights of persons belonging to .