ERRC and its Partners sent a letter of concern on behalf of the proposed use of EU-funds for a segregated camp in Naples, Italy

Budapest, Naples, 28 November 2014:  On 21 November, the European Roma Rights Centre and its partners, Associazione 21 Luglio and  OsservAzione, sent a letter to the Municipality of Naples to express their concern regarding plans to evict the Romani community in Cupa Perillo and to re-locate approximately half of the evictees to a yet-to-be-b ...

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NGOs deeply concerned over discriminatory remarks by Romanian representatives during UN Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Committee review process

London, Budapest, Bucharest, 25 November 2014: A statement of Amnesty International, European Roma Rights Centre, Euroregional Center for Public Initiatives and Romani CRISS 

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Czech Republic must put an end to Unlawful Segregation of Romani Children

Budapest, Prague, 12 November 2014: A statement of Amnesty International, European Roma Rights Centre, Open Society Fund Prague, Open Society Justice Initiative, League of Human Rights, IQ Roma Servis, Life Together and SLOVO 21. 

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ERRC Launches New Communication Channel: The ERRC Blog

Budapest, 13 October 2014: The European Roma Rights Centre is very happy to announce the launch of its new communication channel, the ERRC Blog

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Roma Rights 1 2014: Going Nowhere? Western Balkan Roma and EU Visa Liberalisation

1 October 2014

This issue of Roma Rights draws attention to Roma from the Western Balkans and EU visa liberalisation. Migration of Roma from the Western Balkans has attracted significant attention, which at times amounts to hysteria. It has had an impact on migration policy both in countries of origin and target countries for migration. Romani migration has also become a common topic in public discourse, often framed in negatively by media and by public figures. The articles in this issue assess the motivations for Romani migration, the impact of migration policies on Roma, and the experience of Romani migrants. 

Roma Rights 1 2014: Going Nowhere? (PDF)

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Destruction des progrès, progression des destructions : Les femmes et enfants roms, citoyens européens en France

16 September 2014

Ce rapport traite plus particulièrement de la situation des Roms de Roumanie vivant dans des bidonvilles en France. Il n’aborde pas la problématique des droits humains des Roms d’autres pays, de l’UE ou non, ni des Roms français, Sinti, gens du voyage, Manouches, etc. 

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Destroying Progress/Progressing Destruction: EU Romani Women and Children in France

16 September 2014

This report specifically addresses the situation of EU Romani citizens from Romania living in informal settlements in France and does not deal with the particular human rights concerns of Roma from other EU and non-EU countries or French Roma, Sinti, Gens du Voyage, Manouche, etc. 

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