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Social assistance benefits in some states remained inadequate. The right to adequate housing was insufficiently recognized and implemented. Women and girls were not adequately protected from gender-based violence. Journalists were prevented from observing protests. Media freedom came under increased pressure. Regulations for unaccompanied children seeking international protection did not adequately protect them. Racial profiling persisted. Police accountability for excessive use of force remained inadequate. Austria failed to reach its climate targets.

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