In Syria and across the rest of the region Dom have been subject to decades-long discrimination and marginalisation due to their ethnic identity. Having sought refuge in neighbouring countries they face double discrimination due to their ethnic identity and their refugee status.
Systematic repressive action by the police goes hand in hand with ineffective investigations of police misconduct, while the government still denies the systematic practice of involuntary sterilisations of Romani women. That is the view on Slovakia of the United Nations Committee against Torture (CAT), confirming the concerns raised by the European Roma Rights Centre ( ...
The Constitutional Court of the Czech Republic has delivered an important school segregation judgment. Although the Court refused to overturn a Supreme Court ruling finding no discrimination, the Constitutional Court established that judges cannot dismiss discrimination claims in education cases based on simple percentages.
Remember #RomaHolocaust campaign goes viral
“The world has learned nothing from the Holocaust” - says Sinto Holocaust Survivor Zoni Weisz, whose entire family was murdered by the Nazis. He often calls the Roma Holocaust a forgotten Holocaust because most people have never heard about it.