Will Macron Turn the Tide on Roma Evictions? New Report Shows Thousands of Roma Made Homeless in 2017

Budapest, Paris, 10 August 2017: Since the beginning of this year, 4,382 Roma have been evicted from their homes in France. The majority of these people were evicted by French authorities without a court order, and without an offer of adequate alternative accommodation, contradictory to both national standards and international law. 

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Italy: Around 150 Roma in Naples Again at Risk Forced Eviction & Homelessness

Naples, Budapest 14 July 2017: Amnesty International and the European Roma Rights Centre are urgently calling on the Naples local authorities to take all necessary measures and prevent the forced eviction of around 150 Romani adults and children and ensure they are not rendered homeless or vulnerable to other human rights violations. This would be the ...

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Athens: This is not a protest. This as a pogrom.

Athens, Budapest, 21 June 2017: The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC), Greek Helsinki Monitor (GHM), Solidarity Now, Minority Rights Group – Greece (MRG-G), and the Coordinated Organizations and Communities for Roma Human Rights in Greece (SOKADRE) - a network of 30 Roma communities and 5 Greek NGOs working on Roma rights- call for immedia ...

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Victory for Roma: Macedonia Agrees to Pay Compensation for Roma Prison Death

Budapest, 15 June 2017: The Government of Macedonia have agreed to pay €9,000 in compensation to the family of a Romani man who died in suspicious circumstances in prison. The payment is part of a friendly settlement published today which brings to an end a case against Mac ...

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ERRC submission to UN HRC on Serbia (June 2017)

30 June 2017

Written Comments by the European Roma Rights Centre concerning Serbia to the Human Rights Council, within its Universal Periodic Review, for consideration at its 29th session (January-February 2018).

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ERRC submission to UN HRC on France (June 2017)

30 June 2017

Written Comments by the European Roma Rights Centre concerning France to the Human Rights Council, within its Universal Periodic Review, for consideration at its 29th session (January-February 2018).

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ERRC submission to the European Commission on Roma Inclusion in enlargement countries (May 2017)

25 May 2017

Written comments by the ERRC to the European Commission on enlargement component of the EU Roma Framework.

 

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