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29 Apr 2019
The article written by Vladimir Kolev and published on the European Public Health Alliance website provides a concise overview of the most salient events of the fourth EU Roma Week, which took place from the 18th to the 21st of March.  Organized by...
29 Sep 2015
The Open Democracy reports that the 10 year Roma Inclusion program (2005-2015) has ended and seeks to discuss the results from this ten year program.  The article reviews Roma Inclusion policy in several EU countries and in different areas, such as...
25 Aug 2015
In this article the ERRC discusses the phenomenon of "stolen generation". It existed in Australia in 1905-1970 and refered to Aboriginal and mixed children, who were removed forcibly from their families in order to assimilate them. The ERRC argues...
23 Jun 2015
ERRC reports about the EU Roma Framework articulated by the European Commission. The commission devoted lots of attention to Roma civil society building and funds invested to the human capital in such areas as employment, education, social inclusion...
28 Apr 2015
PressTV reports that a United Nations body of independent experts has denounced France’s “trivialization” of hate speech and acts of racism. The president of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) said that the principle...
08 Apr 2015
Euractive reports that on Wendsday 8th April in a joint statement, first Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Commissioners Marianne Thyssen, Vĕra Jourová and Corina Creţu stressed that the Roma community, Europe's largest ethnic minority, with an...
08 Apr 2015
Un News Center reports that the United Nations Special Rapporteur on minority issues, speaking on International Roma Day, urged the world to focus on putting the human rights of Roma, including minority rights, at the centre of all State inclusion...

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