Public hearing on European Citizens’ Initiative – Minority Safepack

The European Parliament hold a public hearing on the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) entitled ‘Minority Safepack – one million signatures for diversity in Europe’, on 15 October 2020. Having gathered the support of 1,123,422 signatories in 28 Member States, the organisers of the ECI had the opportunity to present their initiative in the presence of the European Commission, the Council of Europe, the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights and the Committee of the Regions. 

The hearing was co-organised by the Committees on Civil liberties, Justice and Home Affairs and on Culture and Education, in association with the Committee on Petitions, and was streamed live.

The recording of the hearing is available here.

Please find attached the Thematic Digest (expertise and research documents).