FRA (Fundamental Right Agency) held an online inception meeting of a new project looking into the fundamental rights situation of third-country nationals who are long-term residents in the EU. The meeting on will gather partners from FRA’s research network from nine EU Member States – Belgium, Czechia, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Spain and Sweden – covered by the research.
The project will look into the fundamental rights situation of long-term residents in the EU, including equal treatment and access to rights. FRA will collect the data through online interviews with experts and online focus groups and interviews with migrants who are long-term resident in the EU. The meeting took place on 27 January.