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A situation in which an apparently neutral provision, criterion or practice would put persons of a racial or ethnic origin at a particular disadvantage compared with other persons, unless that provision, criterion or practice is objectively justified by a legitimate aim and the means of achieving that aim are appropriate and necessary.


Art. 2(b) of Council Directive 2000/43/EC (Racial Equality Directive)


  • BG: непряка/ косвена дискриминация
  • CS: nepřímá diskriminace
  • DE: mittelbare Diskriminierung
  • EL: έμμεση διάκριση
  • EN: indirect discrimination
  • ES: discriminación indirecta
  • ET: kaudne diskrimineerimine
  • FI: välillinen syrjintä
  • FR: discrimination indirecte
  • GA: idirdhealú indíreach
  • HU: közvetett diszkrimináció
  • IT: discriminazione indiretta
  • LT: netiesioginė diskriminacija
  • LV: netieša diskriminācija
  • MT: Diskriminazzjoni indiretta
  • NL: indirecte discriminatie
  • PL: dyskryminacja pośrednia
  • PT: discriminação indireta
  • RO: discriminare indirectă
  • SK: nepriama diskriminácia
  • SL: posredna diskriminacija
  • SV: indirekt diskriminering
  • NO: indirekte diskriminering

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