Italian PM’s Move Strengthens “Racism-free” Europe Ideal

Budapest, Rome, 8 April 2034: The European Roma Rights Centre welcomes the Prime Minister of Italy Marcello Cassanelli’s decision yesterday to sack Minister of Interior Gianni Lombroso after his racist statements about Roma and Sinti. This move of the Italian PM reaffirms that there is no longer room for anti-Romani racism in Europe.  All those ...

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Forced Evictions in France: Absurdly Stubborn, Stubbornly Absurd

Budapest, Paris, 7 April 2014: French authorities continued forcibly evicting migrant Roma during the first three months of 2014.  Despite harsh winter conditions, since 1 January 2014, 3428 people have been forcibly evicted from 36 different places; 2904 by authorities during 27 evictions and 524 became homeless after fires ...

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On the Eve of the EU Roma Summit, Respect for the Human Rights of Roma is an Unfulfilled Promise

Member States of the European Union and candidate countries are meeting today in Brussels, just before International Roma Day on 8 April, to assess progress in addressing the problem of Roma exclusion in Europe.

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ERRC and Its Partner Asked Protection for Roma in Naples

Budapest, Naples, 14 March 2014: The European Roma Rights Centre and its partner Chi Rom e…Chi No today sent a letter of concern  to the Italian authorities to ask for protection for Roma ...

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Recruitment Notice: Executive Director

14 April 2014

The European Roma Rights Centre Board of Directors invites applications for the post of Executive Director

Deadline for Applications: 8 June 2014

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ERRC Seeks Interns

1 April 2014

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) invites applications for its full-time internship programme. The ERRC offers interns a dynamic, fast-paced, international human rights environment, based in Budapest, Hungary. Romani and non-Romani interns are chosen for this programme through a competitive bi-annual selection process. The ERRC is currently accepting applications from persons wishing to intern full-time at the ERRC for minimum 3 months.

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ERRC Challenging Evictions in Romania

9 April 2014

In December 2010 76 Romani families were evicted from their homes on Coastei street in the city of Cluj-Napoca, in North Western Romania.

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