General association with cultural factors: Rule of law
A. Adopt a concrete overarching policy on rights-based approach in all dimensions of disaster management in Europe. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
B. Such will in effect lead to among others, developing and publishing guidelines on various aspects of human rights, such as data protection, cultural rights protection, etc., in disaster and other emergency management. For example, EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) should consider publishing an opinion on the multi-dimensional relationship between disasters and fundamental rights in Europe. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
C. Draft EU-wide guidelines on privacy and data protection in disaster management, circumscribing the restrictions or limitations to privacy and data protection rights in such situation. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
D. Raise EU citizens’ education and awareness regarding human rights issues in disaster situations and the existing legal framework through detailed information campaigns. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
E. Develop a checklist on what policies and practices exist in respecting rights of victims, duties of authorities. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
F. Draft guidelines on how to protect minorities, religious freedom and traditions, personal and collective intellectual property rights, etc., in disaster management. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
G. Implement legislative norms promoting citizens’ participation/engagement in disaster management to create an enabling environment. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
H. Pay particular attention to ethics, privacy and security when dealing with digital tools for disaster-related purposes. Related cultural factor: Rule of law
- Deliverable 6.1: Report on European fundamental rights in disaster situations - CARISMAND
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- Deliverable 6.2: Report on fundamental rights in disaster situations in selected national legislations - CARISMAND
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