Without data and statistics we can never understand the true harm that hate crime causes to individual people, their communities and society as a whole. Learn how to responsibly, professionally and powerfully monitor hate crimes with our online course.
FACING FACTS! ONLINE COURSE ON HATE CRIME AND HATE SPEECH
Find out more about our growing online trainings offer on hate crime and hate speech for individual activists, civil society organisations, law enforcement and governments.
READ INTERVIEWS WITH OUR HATE CRIME EXPERTS
Read interviews with experts in the field of hate crime monitoring published in the Facing Facts! Forward Conference Report.
KNOW WHAT A HATE CRIME IS? WATCH THE VIDEO
There is a common misconception that hate crimes affect only members of certain groups — groups targeted for their e.g. ethnicity, sexuality, or physical appearance, etc. However, the fact is that anyone can be a victim of hate-based threats, assaults, murders, desecration, or vandalism because hate crimes are motivated by both real and presumed identity... Watch our new video.
HATE CRIME MONITORING GUIDELINES
Collecting data, analysing it and reporting on hate crime can provide communities and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) with a powerful tool with which to present their concerns to government, law enforcement, media and others. Find out more on best practice.
Welcome to Facing Facts!
Facing Facts! is a civil society initiative that aims to improve the recognition and recording of (and responses to) hate crime and hate speech at national level and beyond by working across civil society and public authorities.
We are excited to announce that Facing Facts! coordinator, CEJI is now member of the International Network Against Cyber Hate (INACH). We are honored to work in synergy with such a committed group of people to combat hate and discrimination on the internet.
The International Civil Society Centre invited our Facing Facts Coordinator, Melissa Sonnino, to write a blogpost about the work of Facing Facts! and the topic of hate crime and civil society in general.
The first partners’ meeting and the official launch of the Facing all the Facts project took place in the beginning of December. The two year-long project aims to generate more efficient responses to hate crimes and hate speech at national level and beyond. Watch the video of the Press conference held in Brussels at Google's premises.