Challenges facing civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU
Civil society organisations in the European Union play a crucial role in promoting fundamental rights, but it has become harder for them to do so – due to both legal and practical restrictions. While challenges exist in all EU Member States, their exact nature and extent vary. Data and research on this issue – including comparative research – are generally lacking. This report therefore looks at the different types and patterns of challenges faced by civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU. It also highlights promising practices that can counteract these worrying... patterns.