Commission Takes Tougher Stance on Member States Discriminating Roma

Slovakia is the second Member State to be subjected of an infringement procedure for breach of EU Anti-discrimination law

Brussels, 29 April 2015: Amnesty International, the European Network Against Racism, the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC), and the Open Society Foundations today applauded the European Commission’s decision to initi ...

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Romania: Eforie Municipality Threatens to Evict Roma Families Third Time in Two Years

Budapest, 29 April 2015: About 30 Roma, half of them children, are at imminent risk of being yet again forcibly evicted by the local municipality of Eforie, in south-east Romania. Amnesty International, European Roma Rights Centre and Romani CRISS are calling on the Eforie municipality to refrain from carrying out any forced eviction.  

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Macedonia Must Stop Playing with Roma Passports

Budapest, Skopje, 26 March 2015: The ERRC has written today to the Public Prosecutor’s Office in Macedonia to demand that they investigate allegations that politicians are coercing Roma to vote for their party...

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Violent, Unfair, Unlawful and Shameful: France Evicted Close to 3 Romani Settlements per Week in 2014

Budapest, Paris, 3 February 2015: Throughout 2014, France continued evicting Roma.  Those affected are EU citizens who have made use of their ...

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ERRC Seeks Financial Officer

15 May 2015

The ERRC is a public interest law organisation that defends the human rights of Roma throughout Europe and serves as a legal resource centre for advocates working in this field since 1996. The ERRC pursues its objectives by engaging in legal representation, research, monitoring and reporting, human rights education and international advocacy. The ERRC operations are primarily funded by strictly regulated donations, requiring timely and detailed reporting and control.  

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ERRC Seeks Advocacy Officers

11 May 2015

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) is recruiting two Advocacy Officers, one to begin as soon as possible and the other to begin in the autumn. The positions are based in Budapest, Hungary. 

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ERRC submission to UN CAT on Macedonia (April 2015)

10 April 2015

Written Comments of the European Roma Rights Centre concerning Macedonia for consideration by the United Nations Committee Against Torture at its 54th Session (20 April - 15 May 2015).

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