14 October 2016
Budapest, 14 October 2016: The electricity supply to a majority Romani settlement in Serbia has been cut without notice, and with winter fast approaching. So far there have been no signs of the power returning to the hundred family homes in Crvena Zvezda any time soon.
11 October 2016
Budapest, London, 11 October 2016: Minority Rights Group International (MRG) and the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) express disappointment with today’s decision of the European Court of Human Rights in Bagdonavicius and Others v Russia, concerning the eviction of six Roma families living in Russia.
5 October 2016
Budapest, Skopje, 5 October 2016: 53 Roma in Skopje have taken a stand against the Macedonian government before the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) with the help of an ERRC emergency request regarding their forced eviction on the 1st August. On Friday, the Court took the unusual step of sending urgent notification to the Macedonian government to respond to the application challenging this illegal forced eviction.
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