Thursday, September 26, 2013, 14:38
MEP Roberta Metsola appointed European People's Party (EPP) rapporteur on anti-discrimination and the fight against homophobia.
Maltese Member of the European Parliament Roberta Metsola has been appointed the European People's Party (EPP) rapporteur on anti-discrimination and the fight against homophobia.
MEP Metsola said that she is committed to use her platform in the European Parliament to tackle all forms of discrimination, adding that homophobia and violence are still common place across Europe and more has to be done to eradicate it once and for all.
As the EPP rapporteur on the European Parliament's report on the EU Roadmap against homophobia and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity, MEP Metsola is meeting with civil society in Malta and with European NGOs in order to listen to their views on what they would like to see in the Roadmap.